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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Topeka KS
347 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-222200-
Republic-Washington-Marshall-Nemaha-Brown-Cloud-Clay-Riley-
Pottawatomie-Jackson-Jefferson-Ottawa-Dickinson-Geary-Morris-
Wabaunsee-Shawnee-Douglas-Lyon-Osage-Franklin-Coffey-Anderson-
347 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and tonight.

A wintry mix of freezing rain, sleet, and snow is expected
tonight across the entire outlook area. Most locations should
receive at least one-tenth of an inch of snow and sleet
accumulation, with upwards of 1 to 2 inches possible in a zone
extending from central to northeast Kansas. Locations south of
I-70 may receive one-tenth to two-tenths of an inch of ice
accumulation overnight with up to one-tenth of an inch of ice
accumulation possible north of I-70.

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

Areas of freezing rain will transition to freezing drizzle during
the morning hours. Locations along and south of a Minneapolis to
Holton line may see areas of freezing drizzle transition over to
drizzle during the afternoon hours. Additional daytime ice
accumulations of up to around one-tenth of an inch will be
possible.

Another round of freezing drizzle and freezing rain will be
possible late Friday night into Saturday morning mainly for areas
north of I-70.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

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

$$



Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Topeka KS
353 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018



KSZ022>024-026-035>040-221100-
/O.EXT.KTOP.WW.Y.0013.180222T0000Z-180223T0000Z/
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
353 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST
THURSDAY...

* WHAT...A wintry mix of snow, sleet, and freezing rain is
  forecast to overspread the area tonight. Snow and sleet
  accumulations of one to two inches are possible across portions
  of central to northeast Kansas, with less than one inch expected
  elsewhere. Ice accumulations of one tenth to two tenths of an
  inch are expected.

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

* WHEN...Until 6 PM CST Thursday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The wintry mix of precipitation will result
  in difficult travel conditions, including during the morning
  commute on Thursday. Be prepared for slick and hazardous road
  conditions.

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 for the state you are calling
from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$



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