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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
1045 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-281645-
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-
1045 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

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

.DAY ONE...THIS THROUGH TONIGHT

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND FREEZING DRIZZLE HAS BEEN
EXPANDED SOUTHEAST TO A GOLDTHWAITE TO HILLSBORO TO CANTON LINE
THROUGH TONIGHT.

FOR TODAY...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL RANGE FROM 2 TO 4 INCHES
GENERALLY NORTHWEST OF A CISCO TO SHERMAN LINE...UP TO 2 INCHES
ACROSS THE METROPLEX AND NORTHWEST OF A COMANCHE TO SULPHUR
SPRINGS LINE...AND UP TO 1 INCH OVER THE SOUTHEASTERN PORTIONS OF
THE ADVISORY AREA. TRAVEL IMPACTS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE DFW
METROPLEX AND ELSEWHERE WITHIN THE ADVISORY AREA THROUGH THE
AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT...FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL DEVELOP BY MID TO LATE EVENING AND ICE
ACCUMULATIONS OF A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH ARE EXPECTED. THIS
ICE ON TOP OF TODAYS SNOWFALL WILL CAUSE ADDITIONAL TRAVEL
IMPACTS.

OUTSIDE OF THE ADVISORY AREA...SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATION WILL BE
LIGHTER...BUT SOME BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES MIGHT BECOME SLICK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL REMAIN IN
EFFECT NORTHWEST OF GOLDTHWAITE TO HILLSBORO TO CANTON LINE ON
SATURDAY. ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH ARE
EXPECTED AND WILL LIKELY CAUSE ADDITIONAL TRAVEL IMPACTS THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

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.

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

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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
1042 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT TODAY THROUGH 6 PM
SATURDAY...

.AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL REMAIN ENTRENCHED ACROSS NORTH AND
CENTRAL TEXAS TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY. A VIGOROUS UPPER LEVEL
DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE OVER NORTHERN PARTS OF THE AREA...PROVIDING
A BAND OF ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL MAINLY NORTH OF A LINE FROM
GOLDTHWAITE...TO HILLSBORO...TO CANTON. THE SNOW WILL DECREASE IN
COVERAGE AND INTENSITY THIS AFTERNOON BUT TEMPERATURES WILL
REMAIN BLOW FREEZING SO SNOW WILL REMAIN ON ALL SURFACES.

TXZ094-095-104>106-118>120-130>133-141-280000-
/O.CON.KFWD.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150301T0000Z/
FANNIN-LAMAR-COLLIN-HUNT-DELTA-TARRANT-DALLAS-ROCKWALL-ERATH-HOOD-
SOMERVELL-JOHNSON-COMANCHE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BONHAM...PARIS...PLANO...GREENVILLE...
COMMERCE...COOPER...FORT WORTH...ARLINGTON...DALLAS...ROCKWALL...
STEPHENVILLE...DUBLIN...GRANBURY...OAK TRAIL SHORES...GLEN ROSE...
CLEBURNE...BURLESON...COMANCHE...DE LEON
1042 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST
SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...THIS STATEMENT IS FOR AREAS GENERALLY ALONG A LINE
  FROM GOLDTHWAITE TO HILLSBORO TO CANTON.

* TIMING...TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* PRECIPITATION TYPE...SNOW IS LIKELY TODAY. VERY LIGHT SNOW OR
  FREEZING DRIZZLE IS LIKELY TONIGHT. FREEZING RAIN AND FREEZING
  DRIZZLE IS LIKELY SATURDAY.

* ACCUMULATION...1 TO 2 INCHES OF SNOW TODAY...WITH LOCALIZED
  HIGHER AMOUNTS TO 3 INCHES POSSIBLE. LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN
  INCH OF ICE FROM FREEZING DRIZZLE OR FREEZING RAIN TONIGHT AND
  SATURDAY.

* MAIN IMPACT...SNOW AND ICE WILL MAKE FOR HAZARDOUS TRAVEL.
  TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR ACCUMULATIONS ON ALL
  ROADS...BRIDGES...AND OVERPASSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF WINTER
PRECIPITATION WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES AND TRAVEL IS
DISCOURAGED. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND PLAN ON SOME
TRAVEL DELAYS.

&&

$$



Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
948 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-271800-
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-
948 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

.NOW...
AN AREA OF SNOW CONTINUES TO MOVE ACROSS NORTH TEXAS...MOVING
NORTHEAST AROUND 40 MPH. SNOW MAY OCCASIONALLY REDUCE VISIBILITIES
TO A MILE OR LESS AND CREATE SLICK AND HAZARDOUS ROADS. PLEASE USE
CAUTION AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATIONS IF DRIVING
TODAY. ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION OF UP TO AN INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE
THROUGH NOON.


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