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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
321 AM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-OKZ054>064-066>070-302100-
/O.UPG.KTSA.FZ.A.0002.141101T0400Z-141101T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KTSA.FZ.W.0002.141101T0400Z-141101T1500Z/
BENTON-CARROLL-WASHINGTON AR-MADISON-OSAGE-WASHINGTON OK-NOWATA-
CRAIG-OTTAWA-PAWNEE-TULSA-ROGERS-MAYES-DELAWARE-CREEK-OKMULGEE-
WAGONER-CHEROKEE-ADAIR-MUSKOGEE-
321 AM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM FRIDAY TO 10 AM CDT
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM FRIDAY TO 10 AM CDT
SATURDAY...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

 * IN OKLAHOMA...CHEROKEE...ADAIR...CREEK...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...
   TULSA...ROGERS...MAYES...DELAWARE...PAWNEE...OTTAWA...
   WASHINGTON...OSAGE...CRAIG...NOWATA AND MUSKOGEE.

   IN ARKANSAS...WASHINGTON...MADISON...BENTON AND CARROLL.

 * THIS REPLACES THE WATCH THAT WAS IN EFFECT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
 * A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON INTO
   THIS EVENING WITH SIGNIFICANTLY COLDER CONDITIONS INTO FRIDAY.
   A FREEZE IS EXPECTED FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING AS A
   COLD ...CANADIAN AIR MASS SETTLES OVER THE AREA. A HARD FREEZE
   IS LIKELY ACROSS PORTIONS OF FAR NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTH
   ARKANSAS WITH TEMPERATURES FALLING INTO THE MID 20S BY SATURDAY
   MORNING.

IMPACTS...
 * THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL PLANTS AND OTHER TENDER VEGETATION
   THAT ARE LEFT OUTDOORS OR UNPROTECTED.

DEFINITION...
 * A FREEZE WARNING MEANS FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL OCCUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * OUTDOOR WATER PIPES SHOULD BE WRAPPED OR DRAINED. IF YOU HAVE
   PLANTS...SMALL TREES OR OTHER TENDER VEGETATION WHICH COULD BE
   HARMED BY A FREEZE...TAKE THE TIME NOW TO PROTECT THEM. POTTED
   PLANTS NORMALLY LEFT OUTDOORS SHOULD BE COVERED OR BROUGHT
   INSIDE AWAY FROM THE COLD. ALSO BE SURE TO BRING YOUR SMALL
   PETS INDOORS. OUTDOOR PETS SHOULD HAVE A WARM...DRY SHELTER
   WITH SUFFICIENT FOOD AND FRESH WATER.

 * STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...COMMERCIAL RADIO OR TELEVISION
   FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION CONCERNING THIS WEATHER EVENT.
   ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
   WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
242 AM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...HARD FREEZE LIKELY FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING...

.A COLD CANADIAN AIRMASS WILL MAKE ITS WAY INTO THE OZARKS ON
FRIDAY...WITH TEMPERATURES EXPECTED TO DROP INTO THE 20S LATE
FRIDAY NIGHT AND EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. THESE COLD TEMPERATURES
WILL END THE GROWING SEASON ACROSS THE REGION.

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-302215-
/O.UPG.KSGF.FZ.A.0002.141101T0200Z-141101T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KSGF.FZ.W.0002.141101T0200Z-141101T1500Z/
BOURBON-CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BENTON-MORGAN-MILLER-MARIES-VERNON-
ST. CLAIR-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-PHELPS-BARTON-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-
LACLEDE-TEXAS-DENT-JASPER-DADE-GREENE-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-NEWTON-
LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-DOUGLAS-HOWELL-SHANNON-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-
TANEY-OZARK-OREGON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORT SCOTT...PITTSBURG...
BAXTER SPRINGS...COLUMBUS...WARSAW...COLE CAMP...VERSAILLES...
ELDON...LAKE OZARK...VIENNA...NEVADA...APPLETON CITY...OSCEOLA...
HERMITAGE...OSAGE BEACH...CAMDENTON...FORT LEONARD WOOD...
WAYNESVILLE...ROLLA...LAMAR...EL DORADO SPRINGS...STOCKTON...
BOLIVAR...BUFFALO...LEBANON...HOUSTON...CABOOL...SALEM...JOPLIN...
CARTHAGE...GREENFIELD...SPRINGFIELD...MARSHFIELD...ROGERSVILLE...
MOUNTAIN GROVE...MANSFIELD...NEOSHO...AURORA...MOUNT VERNON...
NIXA...OZARK...AVA...WEST PLAINS...WINONA...EMINENCE...ANDERSON...
PINEVILLE...MONETT...CASSVILLE...KIMBERLING CITY...GALENA...
BRANSON...FORSYTH...GAINESVILLE...THEODOSIA...THAYER...ALTON
242 AM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM FRIDAY TO 10 AM CDT
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM FRIDAY TO 10 AM CDT
SATURDAY. THE FREEZE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING AND AREAS AFFECTED...ALL OF SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS AND THE
  MISSOURI OZARKS FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURE...TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FREEZING
  FRIDAY EVENING. READINGS WILL BOTTOM OUT IN THE LOW TO MID 20S
  AROUND SUNRISE SATURDAY AND WILL RISE ABOVE FREEZING BY LATE
  MORNING.

* IMPACTS...THIS WILL END THE GROWING SEASON OVER SOUTHWESTERN
  MISSOURI AND EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS. ANY COLD SENSITIVE
  VEGETATION LEFT OUTSIDE WILL DIE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$

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