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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
248 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

OKZ001-TXZ001-006-011-012-016-017-310615-
/O.CON.KAMA.WW.Y.0003.150130T2100Z-150201T0000Z/
CIMARRON-DALLAM-HARTLEY-OLDHAM-POTTER-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOISE CITY...KEYES...DALHART...
HARTLEY...CHANNING...VEGA...AMARILLO...HEREFORD...CANYON
248 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND SLEET REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6
PM CST SATURDAY.

* EVENT...RAIN MIXED WITH SLEET AND SNOW WILL IMPACT THE WESTERN
  OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AND PARTS OF THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL TEXAS
  PANHANDLE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY. TOTAL SNOWFALL
  ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE EXPECTED...ESPECIALLY OVER THE
  WESTERN PANHANDLES...WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF LIGHT SLEET
  ACCUMULATIONS OVER THE CENTRAL TEXAS PANHANDLE.

* TIMING...RAIN WITH AN OCCASIONAL WINTRY MIX WILL SPREAD EAST OVER
  THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL PANHANDLES THIS AFTERNOON. SNOW OR SLEET
  MAY BECOME THE MAIN FORM OF PRECIPITATION THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL COULD BECOME HAZARDOUS.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
248 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

TXZ002-007-310615-
/O.EXA.KAMA.WW.Y.0003.150130T2100Z-150201T0000Z/
SHERMAN-MOORE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STRATFORD...DUMAS
248 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND SLEET WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM
CST SATURDAY.

* EVENT...RAIN MIXED WITH SLEET AND SNOW WILL IMPACT THE WESTERN
  OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AND PARTS OF THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL TEXAS
  PANHANDLE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY. TOTAL SNOWFALL
  ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE EXPECTED...ESPECIALLY OVER THE
  WESTERN PANHANDLES...WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF LIGHT SLEET
  ACCUMULATIONS OVER THE CENTRAL TEXAS PANHANDLE.

* TIMING...RAIN WITH AN OCCASIONAL WINTRY MIX WILL SPREAD EAST OVER
  THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL PANHANDLES THIS AFTERNOON. SNOW OR SLEET
  MAY BECOME THE MAIN FORM OF PRECIPITATION THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL COULD BECOME HAZARDOUS.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1200 PM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

...HEAVY SNOW EVENT CONTINUES FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO
THROUGH SATURDAY...

.A SLOW MOVING PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WITH MOIST SUBTROPICAL AIR
AHEAD OF IT WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEW
MEXICO. SIGNIFICANT SNOW AMOUNTS ARE STILL EXPECTED FOR THE
MOUNTAINS...WITH MORE THAN A FOOT OF SNOW POSSIBLE ABOVE 9000
FEET. A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW IS EXPECTED AT LOWER ELEVATIONS DUE
TO A THIN WARM LAYER NEAR THE SURFACE. BRIEF BOUTS OF SLEET ARE
ALSO POSSIBLE DUE TO TRANSITION PERIODS BETWEEN SNOW AND RAIN. THE
PRIMARY FOCUS OF SLEET WILL BE ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE PLAINS.
PRECIPITATION WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SATURDAY BEFORE SLOWLY
DIMINISHING.

NMZ527-528-530>532-310300-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150201T0000Z/
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-UNION COUNTY-
HARDING COUNTY-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-
1200 PM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
SATURDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...EXPECT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS BETWEEN 1 AND 3
  INCHES WITH LOCALLY AROUND 4 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN BY MID DAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  SATURDAY.

* WINDS...NO SIGNIFICANT WINDS ARE EXPECTED.

* SNOW LEVELS...SNOW LEVELS WILL FLUCTUATE BETWEEN THE SURFACE
  AND JUST ABOVE THE SURFACE DEPENDING ON THE TIME OF DAY.
  THEREFORE...RAIN MAY MIX WITH SNOW...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE
  TEXAS BORDER.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...SOME SNOW MAY ACCUMULATE ON ROADWAYS...
  ESPECIALLY AT NIGHT AND THROUGH THE MORNING HOURS. WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL PRIMARILY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

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