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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
246 PM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

IAZ040>042-051>054-063>068-076>078-087>089-098-099-ILZ001-002-007-
009-015>018-024>026-034-035-MOZ009-010-130000-
BUCHANAN-DELAWARE-DUBUQUE-BENTON-LINN-JONES-JACKSON-IOWA-JOHNSON-
CEDAR-CLINTON-MUSCATINE-SCOTT-KEOKUK-WASHINGTON-LOUISA-JEFFERSON-
HENRY IA-DES MOINES-VAN BUREN-LEE-JO DAVIESS-STEPHENSON-CARROLL-
WHITESIDE-ROCK ISLAND-HENRY IL-BUREAU-PUTNAM-MERCER-HENDERSON-
WARREN-HANCOCK-MCDONOUGH-SCOTLAND-CLARK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...INDEPENDENCE...MANCHESTER...DUBUQUE...
VINTON...CEDAR RAPIDS...ANAMOSA...MAQUOKETA...MARENGO...
IOWA CITY...TIPTON...CLINTON...MUSCATINE...BETTENDORF...
DAVENPORT...SIGOURNEY...WASHINGTON...WAPELLO...FAIRFIELD...
MOUNT PLEASANT...BURLINGTON...KEOSAUQUA....FORT MADISON...
GALENA...FREEPORT...MOUNT CARROLL...STERLING...ROCK FALLS...
MOLINE...ROCK ISLAND...KEWANEE...PRINCETON...HENNEPIN...ALEDO...
OQUAWKA...MONMOUTH...CARTHAGE...MACOMB...MEMPHIS...KAHOKA
246 PM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS AND COLD CONDITIONS THROUGH EARLY
EVENING...

STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS BEHIND AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL BUFFET THE
AREA THROUGH 6 PM CST...BEFORE DECREASING INTO THE EVENING. THE
WINDS WILL BE SUSTAINED AT 20 TO NEAR 30 MPH...WITH GUSTS 30 TO
40 MPH THROUGH SUNSET. TEMPERATURES DROPPING INTO THE TEENS TO THE
UPPER SINGLE DIGITS COMBINED WITH THESE WINDS WILL CREATE WIND
CHILLS OF ZERO TO 10 BELOW ALONG AND NORTH OF I-80 BY SUNSET.
AREAS TO THE SOUTH WILL HAVE WIND CHILLS IN THE LOW SINGLE DIGITS
BY 6 PM CST.

DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD BE EXTRA CAUTIOUS LATE
THIS AFTERNOON...ESPECIALLY ON NORTH TO SOUTH ROADS. IF YOU GO
OUTSIDE...REMEMBER THAT SEVERAL LAYERS OF CLOTHES WILL KEEP YOU
WARMER THAN A SINGLE HEAVY COAT. WEAR A HAT AND MITTENS.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
341 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

IAZ040>042-051>054-063>068-076>078-087>089-098-099-ILZ001-002-007-
009-015>018-024>026-034-035-MOZ009-010-130945-
BUCHANAN-DELAWARE-DUBUQUE-BENTON-LINN-JONES-JACKSON-IOWA-JOHNSON-
CEDAR-CLINTON-MUSCATINE-SCOTT-KEOKUK-WASHINGTON-LOUISA-JEFFERSON-
HENRY IA-DES MOINES-VAN BUREN-LEE-JO DAVIESS-STEPHENSON-CARROLL-
WHITESIDE-ROCK ISLAND-HENRY IL-BUREAU-PUTNAM-MERCER-HENDERSON-
WARREN-HANCOCK-MCDONOUGH-SCOTLAND-CLARK-
341 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
ILLINOIS...NORTHWEST ILLINOIS...WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...EAST
CENTRAL IOWA...NORTHEAST IOWA...SOUTHEAST IOWA AND NORTHEAST
MISSOURI.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN IOWA AND
NORTHWEST ILLINOIS TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING. WIND CHILLS OF
20 TO 25 BELOW ZERO CAN BE EXPECTED ALONG AND NORTH OF HIGHWAY 30.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MID MORNING
SATURDAY. SNOW CHANCES WILL SPREAD BACK OVER THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK
AREA SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...WITH SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW
POSSIBLE ACROSS THE AREA. AT THIS TIME...THE HIGHER ACCUMULATIONS APPEAR
MOST LIKELY NORTH OF AN OTTUMWA TO GALESBURG LINE WHERE 3 OR MORE
INCHES IS POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAASE/ERVIN




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