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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 3:31 AM CST on January 31, 2015

Expires 10:00 PM EST on February 01, 2015


... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 7 PM this evening to 9 PM
CST Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a Winter
Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow... which is in effect from
7 PM this evening to 9 PM CST Sunday. The Winter Storm Watch is no
longer in effect.

* Timing... rain will change to snow by this evening and accumulate
heavily overnight. Snow will continue to fall through the day
Sunday with increasing winds.

* Storm total snow... accumulations of 7 to 10 inches with locally
higher amounts.

* Winds/visibility... turning to northeast 10 to 20 mph by early
Sunday morning... then becoming north 15 to 25 mph and gusty by
Sunday afternoon.

* Impacts... roads will become snow covered and hazardous. Blowing
snow on Sunday will reduce visibility and make it difficult to
clear the roads... especially in open and rural areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow
are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an
emergency. If you must travel... keep an extra flashlight...
food... and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.

Any reports of snow... sleet and freezing rain accumulations are
much appreciated and can be relayed directly to the National
Weather Service using twitter handle NWS Des Moines... hashtag
nwsdmx or Post to the NWS Des Moines facebook Page.






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