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Blizzard Warning, Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 2:44 PM CST on March 02, 2015

Expires 7:00 AM EST on March 03, 2015


... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 11 PM this
evening to 6 am CST Tuesday...
... Blizzard Warning remains in effect from 6 am to 9 PM CST
Tuesday...

* timing... snow will develop late this evening and become heavy at
times overnight. The snow will taper off Tuesday morning... as
northwest winds increase behind a cold front. The strong winds
will produce considerable blowing snow and blizzard conditions
through Tuesday evening.

* Snow accumulations... 3 to 5 inches.

* Winds/visibility... wind gusts around 45 mph and visibility
less than one quarter mile in open areas. Visibilities will be
a bit better within city limits. The strong northwest winds
will develop between 6 am and 9 am and will continue through
the afternoon.

* Impacts... travel will be difficult tonight with the heavy snow
but will become dangerous Tuesday with blizzard conditions
developing.

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.






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