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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Topeka KS
430 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-221030-
Republic-Washington-Marshall-Nemaha-Brown-Cloud-Clay-Riley-
Pottawatomie-Jackson-Jefferson-Ottawa-Dickinson-Geary-Morris-
Wabaunsee-Shawnee-Douglas-Lyon-Osage-Franklin-Coffey-Anderson-
430 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for east central...north
central and northeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

A wintry mix of freezing rain, sleet, and snow is expected
tonight. Portions of east central Kansas may see an additional one
tenth to two tenths of ice accumulation. Snow and sleet
accumulations up to an inch are possible for locations in central
and north central Kansas.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Precipitation is expected to transition to freezing drizzle after
dawn Thursday morning. Additional ice accumulations of a few
hundredths are possible across the entire area. Areas along and
south of Interstate 70 are expected to see temperatures warm above
freezing Thursday afternoon. As a result, a transition to non
freezing drizzle is expected in these areas.

Another round of freezing precipitation is possible late Friday
night into Saturday. Although great uncertainty exists in
precipitation type and amounts at this time. Continue to check
back for forecast updates.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

More detailed information can be accessed at...
http://www.weather.gov/top/sitrep

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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Topeka KS
354 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

KSZ022>024-026-035>040-212200-
/O.COR.KTOP.WW.Y.0013.180222T0000Z-180222T1800Z/
Riley-Pottawatomie-Jackson-Jefferson-Dickinson-Geary-Morris-
Wabaunsee-Shawnee-Douglas-
Including the cities of Manhattan, Wamego, St. Marys, Holton,
Valley Falls, Oskaloosa, Perry, McLouth, Grantville, Meriden,
Nortonville, Abilene, Herington, Junction City, Council Grove,
Alma, Eskridge, Maple Hill, Alta Vista, McFarland, Harveyville,
Paxico, Topeka, and Lawrence
354 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
NOON CST THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for freezing rain, sleet and snow, which is in
effect from 6 PM this evening to noon CST Thursday.

* WHAT...A wintry mix of freezing rain, sleet and snow is
  forecast to overspread the area tonight. Snow and sleet amounts
  could add up to near an inch with ice amounts around a tenth of
  an inch.

* WHERE...Portions of northeast and east central Kansas.

* WHEN...6 PM tonight until noon Thursday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The wintry mix of precipitation will result
  in difficult travel conditions, including the Thursday morning
  commute. Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving. The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling
5 1 1.

&&

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