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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
102 AM CST THU DEC 18 2014

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-181500-
/O.CON.KSGF.WW.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-141218T1500Z/
BOURBON-CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BENTON-MORGAN-MILLER-MARIES-VERNON-
ST. CLAIR-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-PHELPS-BARTON-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-
LACLEDE-TEXAS-DENT-JASPER-DADE-GREENE-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-NEWTON-
LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-DOUGLAS-HOWELL-SHANNON-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-
TANEY-OZARK-OREGON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORT SCOTT...PITTSBURG...
BAXTER SPRINGS...COLUMBUS...WARSAW...COLE CAMP...VERSAILLES...
ELDON...LAKE OZARK...VIENNA...NEVADA...APPLETON CITY...OSCEOLA...
HERMITAGE...OSAGE BEACH...CAMDENTON...FORT LEONARD WOOD...
WAYNESVILLE...ROLLA...LAMAR...EL DORADO SPRINGS...STOCKTON...
BOLIVAR...BUFFALO...LEBANON...HOUSTON...CABOOL...SALEM...JOPLIN...
CARTHAGE...GREENFIELD...SPRINGFIELD...MARSHFIELD...ROGERSVILLE...
MOUNTAIN GROVE...MANSFIELD...NEOSHO...AURORA...MOUNT VERNON...
NIXA...OZARK...AVA...WEST PLAINS...WINONA...EMINENCE...ANDERSON...
PINEVILLE...MONETT...CASSVILLE...KIMBERLING CITY...GALENA...
BRANSON...FORSYTH...GAINESVILLE...THEODOSIA...THAYER...ALTON
102 AM CST THU DEC 18 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING DRIZZLE REMAINS
IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING.

* SHORT TERM TRENDS...PRECIPITATION HAD TAPERED OFF ACROSS MUCH
  SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI AND FAR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS. A LIGHT
  WINTRY MIX CONTINUED ACROSS CENTRAL MISSOURI INTO THE EASTERN
  OZARKS OR GENERALLY NORTHEAST OF A LINE FROM FORT SCOTT KANSAS
  TO LEBANON AND SALEM MISSOURI. HIGHWAY DEPARTMENTS INDICATED
  THAT PRIMARY ROUTES RANGED FROM MOSTLY CLEAR TO PARTLY COVERED
  WITH SOME MOSTLY COVERED ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI.
  ACCUMULATIONS FROM THE EVENING HAVE GENERALLY RANGED FROM A
  TRACE TO NEAR ONE INCH. ADDITIONAL LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS UP TO AN
  INCH MAY OCCUR ACROSS CENTRAL MISSOURI OR GENERALLY ALONG AND
  NORTH OF HIGHWAY 54.

* TIMING AND AREAS AFFECTED...ALL OF SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...CENTRAL
  MISSOURI...AND EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS THROUGH MID MORNING
  THURSDAY.

* SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL
  RANGE FROM A DUSTING TO HALF INCH ACROSS FAR SOUTHERN MISSOURI
  WITH UP TO AROUND AN INCH ACROSS CENTRAL MISSOURI.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE OVERNIGHT MAY RESULT
  IN A THIN GLAZE OF ICE IN LOCALIZE AREAS BY THURSDAY MORNING.
  ICE WILL BE MOST LIKELY ON BRIDGES...OVERPASSES...AND OTHER
  ELEVATED SURFACES.

* IMPACTS...THE WINTRY MIX WILL IMPACT TRAVEL ESPECIALLY ON
  BRIDGES...OVERPASSES AND SECONDARY OR UNTREATED ROADS. SOME
  TRAVEL IMPACTS ARE EXPECTED. TRAVEL CONDITIONS COULD VARY
  CONSIDERABLY OVER SHORT DISTANCES GOING FROM WET ROADWAYS TO ICE
  AND SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS WINTER PRECIPITATION WILL
CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND
LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$

FOSTER

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
956 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-181500-
/O.CON.KTOP.WW.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-141218T1500Z/
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARYSVILLE...HIAWATHA...CONCORDIA...
CLAY CENTER...MANHATTAN...ABILENE...JUNCTION CITY...TOPEKA...
LAWRENCE...EMPORIA...OTTAWA
956 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
THURSDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
THURSDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW WITH A BRIEF PERIOD OF SLEET IN THE EVENING HOURS
  BECOMES WIDESPREAD SNOW LATE EVENING INTO EARLY THURSDAY
  MORNING. SNOW GRADUALLY COMES TO AN END AROUND SUNRISE. A
  PERIOD OF FREEZING DRIZZLE IS ALSO POSSIBLE ON THURSDAY MORNING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ONE TO TWO INCHES IS LIKELY...WITH
  NARROW BANDS OF THREE INCHES OR MORE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP. ANY
  FREEZING DRIZZLE ACCUMULATION WILL BE LIGHT.

* IMPACTS...EXPECT ROADWAYS TO BECOME SLICK AND HAZARDOUS TO
  TRAVEL. VISIBILITY MAY BE TEMPORARILY REDUCED IN THE HEAVIER
  SNOW BANDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
951 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

KSZ031-046-064>066-078>081-088-089-181100-
/O.CON.KDDC.WW.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-141218T1100Z/
ELLIS-RUSH-HODGEMAN-PAWNEE-STAFFORD-FORD-EDWARDS-KIOWA-PRATT-
CLARK-COMANCHE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HAYS...ELLIS...LA CROSSE...
RUSH CENTER...JETMORE...HANSTON...LARNED...BURDETT...ST. JOHN...
STAFFORD...HUDSON...DODGE CITY...BUCKLIN...KINSLEY...LEWIS...
GREENSBURG...HAVILAND...PRATT...ASHLAND...MINNEOLA...COLDWATER...
PROTECTION
951 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CST
THURSDAY...

* TIMING...NOW THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES POSSIBLE ACROSS
  NORTHERN CLARK, SOUTHEAST FORD, NORTHWEST KIOWA, EDWARDS,
  PAWNEE, AND STAFFORD COUNTIES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* MAIN IMPACT...SNOW COVERED ROADS COULD MAKE FOR SLICK DRIVING
  CONDITIONS OVERNIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

WAH

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
829 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

...ACCUMULATING SNOW EXPECTED OVERNIGHT WITH SOME PATCHY LIGHT
FREEZING DRIZZLE ALSO POSSIBLE...

KSZ007-018-019-181100-
/O.CON.KGID.WW.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-141218T1500Z/
JEWELL-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MANKATO...JEWELL...BURR OAK...OSBORNE...
DOWNS...BELOIT
829 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
THURSDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
THURSDAY.

* PRECIPITATION TYPE AND HAZARD...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL...WITH
  AT LEAST A BRIEF PERIOD OF LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE...IS
  EXPECTED.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...GENERALLY AROUND 2 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS UP TO 3 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...PRECIPITATION WILL LIFT NORTHWARD OUT OF CENTRAL KANSAS
  TONIGHT...AND DEPART EASTWARD AFTER SUNRISE ON THURSDAY.

* WIND...EAST TO SOUTHEASTERLY AT 10 MPH OR LESS.

* IMPACTS...ROADS MAY BECOME SNOW-COVERED AND SLICK...POSSIBLY
  AFFECTING THE THURSDAY MORNING COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
650 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

...LIGHT SNOW EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY...

KSZ025-057-060-103>105-MOZ028>031-037>039-043>046-053-054-180900-
/O.CON.KEAX.WW.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-141218T1500Z/
ATCHISON KS-MIAMI-LINN KS-LEAVENWORTH-WYANDOTTE-JOHNSON KS-PLATTE-
CLAY-RAY-CARROLL-JACKSON-LAFAYETTE-SALINE-CASS-JOHNSON MO-PETTIS-
COOPER-BATES-HENRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATCHISON...PAOLA...MOUND CITY...
LEAVENWORTH...OVERLAND PARK...OLATHE...PARKVILLE...PLATTE CITY...
WESTON...LIBERTY...EXCELSIOR SPRINGS...RICHMOND...CARROLLTON...
KANSAS CITY...INDEPENDENCE...LEXINGTON...CONCORDIA...MARSHALL...
RAYMORE...HARRISONVILLE...PLEASANT HILL...WARRENSBURG...SEDALIA...
BOONVILLE...BUTLER...RICH HILL...CLINTON
650 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
THURSDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
THURSDAY.

* LOCATION...EASTERN KANSAS AND WESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI
  INCLUDING THE KANSAS CITY METRO AREA.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN BETWEEN 7 PM AND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AND
  TAPER OFF AFTER SUNRISE THURSDAY. LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE IS
  POSSIBLE LATE THURSDAY MORNING AND EARLY THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW...WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. LITTLE TO NO ICE ACCUMULATION.

* IMPACTS...LIGHT SNOW WILL LIKELY ACCUMULATE ON ROADWAYS
  CAUSING THEM TO BECOME SLICK. THIS COULD CAUSE TRAVEL
  DIFFICULTIES DURING THE THURSDAY MORNING COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
321 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014


KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-181130-
/O.CON.KICT.WW.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-141218T1200Z/
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-MARION-
CHASE-RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-WOODSON-ALLEN-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUSSELL...SYLVAN GROVE...BEVERLY...
BARNARD...GREAT BEND...ELLSWORTH...WILSON...SALINA...LYONS...
STERLING...MCPHERSON...HILLSBORO...MARION...PEABODY...
COTTONWOOD FALLS...STRONG CITY...HUTCHINSON...NEWTON...
EL DORADO...AUGUSTA...ANDOVER...ROSE HILL...EUREKA...MADISON...
YATES CENTER...IOLA...HUMBOLDT...KINGMAN...WICHITA
321 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
THURSDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW/SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN WILL SPREAD NORTHWARD THIS
  AFTERNOON BECOMING ALL SNOW THROUGH THE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT
  HOURS. FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL BE POSSIBLE BY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE WITH ISOLATED 2
  TO 5 INCHES IN EASTERN PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KANSAS.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...VERY LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS.

* MAIN IMPACT...REDUCED VISIBILITY AND SLICK ROADS ARE POSSIBLE IN
  THE HEAVIER SNOW. PERIODS OF FREEZING DRIZZLE ARE POSSIBLE.
  THIS WOULD MAKE UNTREATED ROADS... BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES VERY
  SLICK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF WINTER WEATHER
WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS
AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES. USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$

BILLINGS WRIGHT

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
321 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014


KSZ091>096-098>100-181130-
/O.EXA.KICT.WW.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-141218T1200Z/
HARPER-SUMNER-COWLEY-ELK-WILSON-NEOSHO-CHAUTAUQUA-MONTGOMERY-
LABETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANTHONY...HARPER...ATTICA...
WELLINGTON...WINFIELD...ARKANSAS CITY...HOWARD...MOLINE...
LONGTON...GRENOLA...NEODESHA...FREDONIA...CHANUTE...SEDAN...
CEDAR VALE...COFFEYVILLE...INDEPENDENCE...PARSONS
321 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST THURSDAY.

* TIMING...A WINTRY MIX IS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING
  BEFORE BECOMING ALL SNOW OVERNIGHT THEN FREEZING DRIZZLE BY
  MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 2 INCHES IS POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTHERN
  KANSAS. THE LESSER AMOUNTS WILL BE NEAREST THE OKLAHOMA/KANSAS
  BORDER.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...VERY LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS.

* MAIN IMPACT...PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN/SLEET OR FREEZING DRIZZLE
  ARE POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE UNTREATED ROADS...BRIDGES AND
  OVERPASSES VERY SLICK. REDUCED VISIBILITY AND SLICK ROADS ARE
  ALSO LIKELY IN THE HEAVIER SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF WINTER WEATHER
WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS
AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES. USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
119 AM CST THU DEC 18 2014

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-190730-
BOURBON-CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BENTON-MORGAN-MILLER-MARIES-VERNON-
ST. CLAIR-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-PHELPS-BARTON-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-
LACLEDE-TEXAS-DENT-JASPER-DADE-GREENE-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-NEWTON-
LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-DOUGLAS-HOWELL-SHANNON-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-
TANEY-OZARK-OREGON-
119 AM CST THU DEC 18 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE MISSOURI
OZARKS AND EXTREME SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  LIMITED FREEZING DRIZZLE RISK.
  ELEVATED SNOW AND SLEET RISK.

DISCUSSION...

  SNOW MIXED WITH SLEET WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT ACROSS CENTRAL
  MISSOURI AND EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...OR GENERALLY NORTH OF A FORT
  SCOTT KANSAS TO ROLLA LINE. PRECIPITATION WILL TRANSITION TO
  AREAS OF DRIZZLE AND FREEZING DRIZZLE ACROSS THE OUTLOOK AREA
  OVERNIGHT.

  TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF ONE HALF INCH TO NEAR TWO INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED ALONG AND NORTH OF THE HIGHWAY 60 CORRIDOR WITH THE
  HIGHER ACCUMULATIONS ACROSS CENTRAL MISSOURI.

  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE ESPECIALLY ON
  UNTREATED AND SECONDARY ROADS ALONG WITH BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.

  A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

  THERE IS A LIMITED POTENTIAL FOR MORE PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE
  LATE THURSDAY NIGHT AND EARLY FRIDAY MORNING ACROSS CENTRAL
  MISSOURI.

  LIGHT SNOW MAY IMPACT THE EASTERN MISSOURI OZARKS FRIDAY
  NIGHT. ANY ACCUMULATION WOULD BE MINOR AND CONFINED TO AREAS
  SOUTHEAST OF A BRANSON TO ROLLA LINE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

THIS PRODUCT IS NOW AVAILABLE IN GRAPHICAL FORMAT...ALONG WITH
OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND CLIMATE INFORMATION...AT
HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/SGF(ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

FOSTER

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
811 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
181200-
PHILLIPS-SMITH-JEWELL-ROOKS-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-VALLEY-GREELEY-NANCE-
SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-DAWSON-BUFFALO-HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-
GOSPER-PHELPS-KEARNEY-ADAMS-CLAY-FILLMORE-FURNAS-HARLAN-FRANKLIN-
WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
811 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA AND
PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

LIGHT SNOWFALL IS FORECAST ACROSS THE OUTLOOK AREA TONIGHT...AND
LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE BY THURSDAY MORNING. THE
GREATEST POTENTIAL FOR ACCUMULATIONS OVER 1 INCH IS FOCUSED MAINLY
SOUTH OF A LINE EXTENDING FROM PHILLIPSBURG KANSAS TO HEBRON
NEBRASKA...AND A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR
JEWELL...MITCHELL AND OSBORNE COUNTIES...WHERE TWO OR MORE INCHES
OF SNOWFALL IS POSSIBLE. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

IN ADDITION TO ACCUMULATING SNOW...PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE IS
POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE OUTLOOK AREA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

THE POTENTIAL FOR LIGHT SNOW AND PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE
CONTINUES INTO THURSDAY MORNING...AND A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY
REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR OSBORNE...JEWELL AND MITCHELL COUNTIES IN
NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS UNTIL 9 AM.

ADDITIONALLY...THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE
THURSDAY NIGHT UNTIL ABOUT NOON FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT...BUT
SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL MEASUREMENTS TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HASTINGS.

&&

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB PAGE:
   HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/HASTINGS  (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
759 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-190200-
HARPER-WOODS-ALFALFA-GRANT-KAY-ELLIS-WOODWARD-MAJOR-GARFIELD-
NOBLE-ROGER MILLS-DEWEY-CUSTER-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-PAYNE-
BECKHAM-WASHITA-CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-
CLEVELAND-POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HUGHES-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-
TILLMAN-COMANCHE-STEPHENS-GARVIN-MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COAL-COTTON-
JEFFERSON-CARTER-JOHNSTON-ATOKA-LOVE-MARSHALL-BRYAN-HARDEMAN-
FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-CLAY-
759 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN...
WESTERN...CENTRAL...AND SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA...AND WESTERN NORTH
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT...

.WINTRY MIX...
A MIXTURE OF LIGHT RAIN...LIGHT SLEET...AND LIGHT SNOW REMAINS
POSSIBLE OVER FAR NORTHERN OKLAHOMA TONIGHT...NORTH OF A GAGE
TO ENID TO PERRY LINE. NO IMPACTS TO TRAVEL ARE EXPECTED.

.FOG AND DRIZZLE...
FOG AND DRIZZLE MAY REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO 1 MILE OR LESS
TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

GET GRAPHICS AND MORE DETAILS AT WEATHER.GOV/NORMAN...AND FOLLOW
OUR WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE ON TWITTER AND FACEBOOK.

$$

JTK/MBS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
744 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-190145-
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
744 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL...NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD NORTHWARD ACROSS THE ENTIRE FORECAST
AREA THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS. THE PEAK SNOW INTENSITY IS
EXPECTED FROM LATE EVENING THROUGH 4 AM. SLICK AND HAZARDOUS
TRAVEL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED AS THE SNOW FALLS INTO THURSDAY
MORNING.

TOTAL SNOWFALL OF ONE TO THREE INCHES IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE
ENTIRE AREA...WITH NARROW BANDS OF THREE INCHES OR MORE EXPECTED.
FORECASTING THE EXACT LOCATION OF THESE NARROW BANDS AT THIS TIME
IS VERY DIFFICULT...BUT THEY ARE POSSIBLE IN ANY PORTION OF THE
FORECAST AREA.

A PERIOD OF LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE IS POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT AS
WELL. ANY ACCUMULATION SHOULD BE VERY LIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

LIGHT SNOW AND FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL COME TO AN END FOR MUCH OF
THE AREA ON THURSDAY MORNING...BUT LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL
REMAIN POSSIBLE ACROSS THE AREA INTO THURSDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT PRECIPITATION TYPE AND SNOWFALL
MEASUREMENTS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
721 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

KSZ025-057-060-102>105-MOZ001>008-011>017-020>025-028>033-037>040-
043>046-053-054-190130-
ATCHISON KS-MIAMI-LINN KS-DONIPHAN-LEAVENWORTH-WYANDOTTE-JOHNSON KS-
ATCHISON MO-NODAWAY-WORTH-GENTRY-HARRISON-MERCER-PUTNAM-SCHUYLER-
HOLT-ANDREW-DE KALB-DAVIESS-GRUNDY-SULLIVAN-ADAIR-BUCHANAN-CLINTON-
CALDWELL-LIVINGSTON-LINN MO-MACON-PLATTE-CLAY-RAY-CARROLL-CHARITON-
RANDOLPH-JACKSON-LAFAYETTE-SALINE-HOWARD-CASS-JOHNSON MO-PETTIS-
COOPER-BATES-HENRY-
721 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST...NORTH CENTRAL AND
WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI...AS WELL AS EXTREME EASTERN KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

 ACCUMULATING SNOW IS EXPECTED LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY
 MORNING. AMOUNTS WILL RANGE FROM 1 TO 3 INCHES ACROSS MOST OF THE
 AREA...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

 MORE DETAILED INFORMATION CAN BE ACCESSED AT...
 HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/IMAGES/FXC/EAX/EM1/EAX-EMBRIEFING1.PDF

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

 SNOW WILL BE WINDING DOWN THURSDAY MORNING BUT MAY TRANSITION INTO
 LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE MORNING INTO
 EARLY AFTERNOON.

 NO ADDITIONAL HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED THROUGH NEXT WEDNESDAY.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
504 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-181100-
ADAIR OK-BENTON AR-CARROLL AR-CHEROKEE OK-CHOCTAW OK-CRAIG OK-
CRAWFORD AR-CREEK OK-DELAWARE OK-FRANKLIN AR-HASKELL OK-LATIMER OK-
LE FLORE OK-MADISON AR-MAYES OK-MCINTOSH OK-MUSKOGEE OK-NOWATA OK-
OKFUSKEE OK-OKMULGEE OK-OSAGE OK-OTTAWA OK-PAWNEE OK-PITTSBURG OK-
PUSHMATAHA OK-ROGERS OK-SEBASTIAN AR-SEQUOYAH OK-TULSA OK-WAGONER OK-
WASHINGTON OK-WASHINGTON AR-
504 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

THIS OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS AS WELL AS
MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.

.DAY ONE...THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT.
HEAVY RAIN.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...SOUTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

THUNDERSTORMS WITH DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWESTERN ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

WINTER WEATHER.
RISK...LIMITED.
        AREA...NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWESTERN ARKANSAS.
        ONSET...ONGOING.

DISCUSSION...
WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING UPPER LEVEL STORM
SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD ACROSS EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND
NORTHWESTERN ARKANSAS THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT. SOME OF THE
PRECIPITATION WILL BE MIXED WITH LIGHT SLEET AND POSSIBLY EVEN
SOME LIGHT SNOW ACROSS FAR NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWESTERN
ARKANSAS. LITTLE TO NO ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR IN AREAS
WHERE THE WINTRY MIXTURE DOES OCCUR DUE TO TEMPERATURES REMAINING
ABOVE FREEZING AND LIGHT PRECIPITATION RATES. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS WILL OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA
AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THURSDAY THROUGH MONDAY...NO HAZARDS.
TUESDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
A SERIES OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES WILL TRANSLATE ACROSS THE
SOUTHERN PLAINS THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. THE FIRST WILL BRING RAIN
CHANCES TO THE REGION ON FRIDAY. THE SECOND IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED
TO COME THROUGH WITH LITTLE MOISTURE AVAILBLE TO IT SO ONLY A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED WITH IT SUNDAY THROUGH
MONDAY. GUSTY NORTHWEST WIND BEHIND A COLD FRONT WILL RAISE FIRE
WEATHER CONCERNS ON TUESDAY.

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
331 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-182145-
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-MARION-CHASE-
RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-WOODSON-ALLEN-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-
SUMNER-COWLEY-ELK-WILSON-NEOSHO-CHAUTAUQUA-MONTGOMERY-LABETTE-
331 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KANSAS...
SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

WINTER WEATHER WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD NORTHWARD OVER SOUTHERN
KANSAS THIS EVENING THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. SNOW WILL BE
POSSIBLE UPWARDS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES IN EASTERN PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
KANSAS. LESSER AMOUNTS SOUTH TO THE STATE LINE. FREEZING DRIZZLE
WILL ALSO CAUSE ROADS TO BE HAZARDOUS BY MORNING.  CHECK THE
LATEST WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

WINTRY WEATHER WILL LINGER ON THURSDAY MORNING AREA WIDE AND OVER
SOUTHEAST KANSAS THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING. FREEZING DRIZZLE AND
LIGHT SNOW LOOK TO BE THE MAIN THREATS.  ONLY MINOR ADDITIONAL
ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED ON THURSDAY...AND LITTLE IF ANY
THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER WILL BE VERY HIGH TUESDAY AS A FRONT MOVES
THROUGH THE AREA WITH STRONG WINDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TONIGHT.

&&

FOR A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THIS INFORMATION...SEE OUR
WEBPAGE AT (LOWERCASE) HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/WICHITA/HWO/HWO.PHP

$$

BILLINGS WRIGHT

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
509 AM CST WED DEC 17 2014

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-181115-
TREGO-ELLIS-SCOTT-LANE-NESS-RUSH-HAMILTON-KEARNY-FINNEY-HODGEMAN-
PAWNEE-STAFFORD-STANTON-GRANT-HASKELL-GRAY-FORD-EDWARDS-KIOWA-
PRATT-MORTON-STEVENS-SEWARD-MEADE-CLARK-COMANCHE-BARBER-
509 AM CST WED DEC 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...SOUTH
CENTRAL...SOUTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  LIMITED SNOW RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

  HAZARDS WEATHER RISK...

  THURSDAY...
  LIMITED ICE ACCUMULATION RISK.
  LIMITED SNOW RISK.

  FRIDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  SATURDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  SUNDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  MONDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  TUESDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

FOR MORE DETAILS VISIT OUR WEBPAGE HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/DDC/?N=HWO

$$

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