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  • Winter Weather Advisory for Crawford County, Kansas
  • URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
  • Effective: Monday, March 14, 2011 at 2:21 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, March 14, 2011 at 4 p.m.
  • URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGENATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO221 PM CDT MON MAR 14 2011...MIX OF SNOW...SLEET...AND DRIZZLE CONTINUING THIS AFTERNOON....A STRONG UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM WILL SLOWLY MOVE THROUGH THEREGION...WITH A MIXTURE OF SNOW...SLEET...AND DRIZZLE CONTINUINGTHIS AFTERNOON. MEANWHILE...TEMPERATURES WILL HOVER RIGHT AROUNDOR JUST ABOVE FREEZING INTO THIS AFTERNOON ALONG AND NORTH OF THEHIGHWAY 60 CORRIDOR. ANY LOCATIONS THAT FALL TO THE FREEZING MARKMAY EXPERIENCE SOME MINOR ICE ACCUMULATION ON ELEVATED SURFACES.SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ACROSS THE REGION WILL RANGE FROM A DUSTINGNEAR THE HIGHWAY 60 CORRIDOR INTO THE 3 TO 6 INCH RANGE NORTH OFHIGHWAY 54 ACROSS CENTRAL MISSOURI.KSZ073-097-MOZ055>058-066>069-077-078-142100-/O.CON.KSGF.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-110314T2100Z/BOURBON-CRAWFORD-BENTON-MORGAN-MILLER-MARIES-VERNON-ST. CLAIR-HICKORY-CAMDEN-BARTON-CEDAR-INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORT SCOTT...PITTSBURG...WARSAW...COLE CAMP...VERSAILLES...ELDON...LAKE OZARK...VIENNA...NEVADA...APPLETON CITY...OSCEOLA...HERMITAGE...OSAGE BEACH...CAMDENTON...LAMAR...EL DORADO SPRINGS...STOCKTON221 PM CDT MON MAR 14 2011...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THISAFTERNOON...A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND FREEZING DRIZZLE REMAINS INEFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON.* SHORT TERM TRENDS...SNOWFALL AMOUNTS FROM 1 TO 4 INCHES HAVEBEEN REPORTED ALONG AND NORTH OF THE HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR TODAY.LOCALIZED AMOUNTS GREATER THAN 5 INCHES HAVE ALSO BEEN REPORTEDAROUND THE COLE CAMP AREA. LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED TO PERSISTTHIS AFTERNOON...WITH OCCASIONAL BURSTS OF MODERATE TO HEAVYSNOW. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL RANGE FROM AROUND ANINCH ACROSS WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI TO THREE INCHES IN THE LAKE OFTHE OZARKS REGION. THE SNOW WILL QUICKLY BEGIN TO DIMINISH FROMWEST TO EAST BY MID AFTERNOON.MEANWHILE...POCKETS OF DRIZZLE AND FREEZING DRIZZLE CAN ALSOBE EXPECTED THROUGH MID AFTERNOON. A THIN GLAZE OF ICE WILL BEPOSSIBLE ON ELEVATED SURFACES.* TIMING AND AREAS AFFECTED...AREAS ALONG AND NORTH OF A BAXTERSPRINGS KANSAS TO SPRINGFIELD TO SALEM MISSOURI LINE THROUGH 4PM THIS AFTERNOON.* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS FROM ONE TO FOURINCHES CAN BE EXPECTED BY MID AFTERNOON ALONG AND NORTH OF APITTSBURG KANSAS TO STOCKTON TO VIENNA MISSOURI LINE. LOCALIZEDAMOUNTS UP TO SIX INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED NORTH OF AN OSCEOLA TOELDON LINE.* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...A LIGHT GLAZE OF ICE WILL BE POSSIBLE ONELEVATED SURFACES...SUCH AS BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.* IMPACTS...THE MISSOURI DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION INDICATESTHAT ROADS ARE PARTIALLY TO FULLY COVERED BY SNOW ALONG ANDNORTH OF THE HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR. WITH SNOW AND FREEZING DRIZZLEPERSISTING THIS AFTERNOON...ROADWAYS WILL LIKELY REMAIN SLICKACROSS THE REGION.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND FREEZING DRIZZLE MEANS THATPERIODS OF SNOW AND FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVELDIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITEDVISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.&&$$

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