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Kansas, Smith

Blizzard Warning

Statement as of 5:24 AM CST on January 22, 2018

Expires 4:00 PM EST on January 22, 2018


... Blizzard Warning remains in effect until 3 PM CST this
afternoon...

* what... blizzard conditions are expected to expand across the
warned area this morning. Travel will be very dangerous to
impossible, especially by mid to late morning. Total snow
accumulations of 5 to 8 inches, with localized amounts up to 10
inches, are expected along and north of Interstate 80. South of
Interstate 80 over the warned area snowfall totals will likely
range from 3 to 6 inches, with localized amounts up to 7
inches.

* Where... portions of north central Kansas and central, east
central and south central Nebraska.

* When... until 3 PM CST this afternoon.

* Additional details... north winds at around 30 to 35 mph will
gust as high as 50 mph resulting in whiteout conditions in
blowing snow. Significant drifting of the snow is likely.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout
conditions, making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If
you must travel, have a winter survival kit with you. If you get
stranded, stay with your vehicle. The latest Road conditions for
the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.




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