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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
1058 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-280800-
MONTAGUE-COOKE-GRAYSON-FANNIN-LAMAR-YOUNG-JACK-WISE-DENTON-COLLIN-
HUNT-DELTA-HOPKINS-STEPHENS-PALO PINTO-PARKER-TARRANT-DALLAS-
ROCKWALL-KAUFMAN-VAN ZANDT-RAINS-EASTLAND-ERATH-HOOD-SOMERVELL-
JOHNSON-ELLIS-HENDERSON-COMANCHE-MILLS-HAMILTON-BOSQUE-HILL-
NAVARRO-FREESTONE-ANDERSON-LAMPASAS-CORYELL-BELL-MCLENNAN-FALLS-
LIMESTONE-LEON-MILAM-ROBERTSON-
1058 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

.NOW...
SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO MIX WITH...OR TRANSITION TO SNOW
GRAINS OR LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE ACROSS AREAS ALONG AND NORTH OF
INTERSTATE 20 THROUGH 2 AM. ANY ADDITIONAL SNOW OR ICE AMOUNTS
WILL BE MINIMAL...BUT STILL WILL COMBINE WITH SNOW PACKED AND
REFREEZING SLUSH TO CREATE TREACHEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ACROSS
NORTH TEXAS THROUGH MORNING HOURS SATURDAY. A WINTER STORM
WARNING AND ADVISORY ARE IN EFFECT FOR THESE AREAS THROUGH
SATURDAY AT 6 PM.

WE EXPECT INTERMITTENT LIGHT FREEZING RAIN OR DRIZZLE TO CONTINUE
INTO THE EARLY MORNING HOURS ACROSS CENTRAL TEXAS AS WELL. THOUGH
AMOUNTS WILL ONLY BE A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH OR MORE THROUGH
2 AM...IT WILL BE ENOUGH TO CAUSE VERY SLIPPERY AND HAZARDOUS
DRIVING CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY ON ELEVATED SURFACES SUCH AS
BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES

TEMPERATURES ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA WILL REMAIN WELL BELOW
FREEZING AND MOSTLY IN THE 20S. TRAVEL WILL BE VERY HAZARDOUS
THROUGHOUT THE MORNING SATURDAY ACROSS MUCH OF THE REGION. WE
STRONGLY DISCOURAGE TRAVEL UNLESS YOU ABSOLUTELY HAVE TO BE OUT
ON THE ROADS AND HIGHWAYS.

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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
956 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

TXZ092-093-102-103-281200-
/O.CON.KFWD.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150301T0000Z/
COOKE-GRAYSON-WISE-DENTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GAINESVILLE...SHERMAN...DENISON...
DECATUR...BRIDGEPORT...DENTON...LEWISVILLE...FLOWER MOUND...
THE COLONY
956 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST
SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...DENTON...COOKE...GRAYSON... AND WISE COUNTIES.

* TIMING...THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* PRECIPITATION TYPE...SNOW AND FREEZING DRIZZLE.

* ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF UP TO 1/2 INCH.
  ICE ACCUMULATION OF A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH THROUGH MORNING.

* MAIN IMPACT...SNOW AND ICE WILL MAKE TRAVEL HAZARDOUS.
  SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS WILL OCCUR ON ALL ROADS...BRIDGES...
  AND OVERPASSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER STORM WARNING
MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
324 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-282130-
MONTAGUE-COOKE-GRAYSON-FANNIN-LAMAR-YOUNG-JACK-WISE-DENTON-COLLIN-
HUNT-DELTA-HOPKINS-STEPHENS-PALO PINTO-PARKER-TARRANT-DALLAS-
ROCKWALL-KAUFMAN-VAN ZANDT-RAINS-EASTLAND-ERATH-HOOD-SOMERVELL-
JOHNSON-ELLIS-HENDERSON-COMANCHE-MILLS-HAMILTON-BOSQUE-HILL-
NAVARRO-FREESTONE-ANDERSON-LAMPASAS-CORYELL-BELL-MCLENNAN-FALLS-
LIMESTONE-LEON-MILAM-ROBERTSON-
324 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
TEXAS...NORTHEAST TEXAS AND SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LIGHT SNOW AND FREEZING DRIZZLE IS
IN EFFECT FOR ALL OF NORTH AND CENTRAL TEXAS TONIGHT. LIGHT SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS THIS EVENING AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF A FEW
HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH OVERNIGHT WILL RESULT IN ADDITIONAL TRAVEL
IMPACTS OVERNIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREEZING DRIZZLE OR FREEZING RAIN
REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR AREAS ALONG AND SOUTHEAST OF A LAMPASAS TO
ATHENS LINE THROUGH MIDDAY SATURDAY...AND FOR AREAS NORTHWEST OF
A LINE FROM GOLDTHWAITE TO HILLSBORO TO CANTON THROUGH 6 PM. LIGHT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF AN
INCH ARE EXPECTED. THIS WILL LIKELY CAUSE ADDITIONAL TRAVEL
IMPACTS THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING OVER THE SOUTHEASTERN AREAS...AND
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON FOR THE NORTHWESTERN AREAS.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS MUCH OF NORTH TEXAS ON
TUESDAY. CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS WILL BE THE
PRIMARY THREATS.

AN AREA OF LIGHT SLEET WILL SPREAD SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE REGION ON
WEDNESDAY AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT
EXPECTED.

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