Severe/Winter Weather Guides
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The National Weather Service authors Severe and Winter Weather guides annually. The guides serve to educate the public about hazardous weather and how to prepare for severe and winter storms.
 
Winter Guide (Winter Weather Awareness Week)
 
Winter can bring a variety of conditions, including heavy snow, ice, and cold temperatures. These conditions can make driving conditions hazardous, with power outages occurring at times. In the end, you may become exposed to the elements...with your life threatened.

To help the citizens of Arkansas prepare for these conditions, a special week has been set aside to review safety rules and to understand the hazards of winter. This year, Winter Weather Awareness Week runs from November 17-21, 2014.

 

For Your Information
The NWS will transmit winter weather safety information on the NWS Weather Wire and on NOAA Weather Radio All Hazards during this week. You can also acquire weather information from NWS Little Rock on the Internet!

 

Link of Interest
What Will This Winter Bring?

 

Information Sent During Winter Weather Awareness Week, 2014
 
Sunday, November 16, 2014...Introduction...click here.
Monday, November 17, 2014...Outlook for the Upcoming Winter...click here.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014...Winter Precipitation Types...click here.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014...Winter Weather Watches, Warnings and Advisories...click here.
Thursday, November 20, 2014...Winter Weather Safety Rules...click here
Friday, November 21, 2014...The Cold of Winter...click here

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