Sunday, January 5, 2014

Winter Weather Advisory - Update

Weather Update from ArtMorris.com
WWUS43 KSGF 052100
WSWSGF

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
300 PM CST SUN JAN 5 2014

...WINTER STORM DEPARTING THE OZARKS WITH DANGEROUSLY COLD
TEMPERATURES IN ITS WAKE...

.LOW PRESSURE CENTERED OVER THE OHIO VALLEY WILL CONTINUE TO TRACK
EAST-NORTHEASTWARD AWAY FROM THE OZARKS THIS AFTERNOON. LIGHT
SNOW AND FLURRIES BEHIND THE LOW WILL END FROM WEST TO EAST INTO
EARLY THIS EVENING. EVEN THOUGH THE SNOW WILL BE ENDING ACROSS THE
REGION...BRISK AND GUSTY NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE
INTO THIS EVENING...PRODUCING BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. WIND
CHILLS WILL REMAIN IN THE 0 TO -10 RANGE THROUGHOUT THE AFTERNOON
AND WILL FALL INTO THE -10 TO -20 DEGREE RANGE THIS EVENING.
DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS ARE THEN EXPECTED OVERNIGHT AS
TEMPERATURES FALL INTO THE 0 TO -13 RANGE. WIND CHILLS BY EARLY
MONDAY MORNING WILL RANGE FROM -20 TO -30.


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060600-
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/O.CON.KSGF.WC.W.0001.140106T0000Z-140106T1800Z/
BOURBON-CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BENTON-MORGAN-VERNON-ST. CLAIR-BARTON-
CEDAR-JASPER-DADE-NEWTON-LAWRENCE-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORT SCOTT...PITTSBURG...
BAXTER SPRINGS...COLUMBUS...WARSAW...COLE CAMP...VERSAILLES...
NEVADA...APPLETON CITY...OSCEOLA...LAMAR...EL DORADO SPRINGS...
STOCKTON...JOPLIN...CARTHAGE...GREENFIELD...NEOSHO...AURORA...
MOUNT VERNON...ANDERSON...PINEVILLE...MONETT...CASSVILLE...
KIMBERLING CITY...GALENA
300 PM CST SUN JAN 5 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...
...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
NOON CST MONDAY...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW IS NOW IN EFFECT
UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING. A WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN
EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON CST MONDAY.

* SHORT TERM TRENDS...LIGHT SNOW AND FLURRIES WILL SLOWLY END FROM
WEST TO EAST ACROSS EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS AND WESTERN
MISSOURI THIS AFTERNOON. ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE MINOR.
BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY THIS
EVENING AS STRONG AND GUSTY NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS PERSIST.

* TIMING AND AREAS AFFECTED...AREAS WEST OF THE HIGHWAY 65
CORRIDOR THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

THE WIND CHILL WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE
MINOR.

* WINDS AND VISIBILITY...SUSTAINED NORTH WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH
WITH GUSTS OVER 30 MPH WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY THIS EVENING.
THIS WILL CREATE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WHILE FREQUENTLY
REDUCING VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN A MILE.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...WIND CHILLS WILL FALL INTO THE MINUS 20 TO
MINUS 30 BELOW ZERO RANGE FROM LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY MONDAY
MORNING. AIR TEMPERATURES WILL FALL INTO THE 0 TO MINUS 13
DEGREE RANGE BY MONDAY MORNING...WITH THE COLDEST READINGS
ACROSS CENTRAL MISSOURI.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL BE DIFFICULT THROUGH EARLY THIS
EVENING...INCLUDING STATE HIGHWAYS 54...60...AND 13...ALONG
WITH INTERSTATES 49 AND 44. DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS WILL
ALSO PERSIST EARLY THIS WEEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

THE BITTER COLD AND STRONG WINDS CAN FREEZE EXPOSED FLESH IN A
MATTER OF MINUTES...SO DRESS WARMLY. LAYERS OF PROTECTIVE CLOTHING
ARE MORE EFFECTIVE THAN A SINGLE LAYER OF THICK CLOTHING.

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SCHAUMANN



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