Weather

County,
Winter Weather Advisory issued March 01 at 11:04AM CST until March 01 at 6:00PM CST by NWS
Effective: 11:04 a.m. on Saturday, March 1, 2014
Expires: 6 p.m. on Saturday, March 1, 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING
TO 6 PM CST SUNDAY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING. A WINTER STORM WARNING
REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM CST SUNDAY.
* TIMING...AREAS OF FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CONTINUE INTO THE
AFTERNOON...AND MAY BECOME MIXED WITH AND CHANGE TO LIGHT SNOW
AND SLEET ACROSS CENTRAL KANSAS. THE WINTRY MIX WILL BECOME
MAINLY SLEET AND SNOW LATE TONIGHT AND INCREASE IN
COVERAGE...BEFORE BECOMING ALL SNOW ON SUNDAY.
* SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS...OF 2 TO 5 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE
TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...WITH THE HIGHER AMOUNTS GENERALLY NORTH OF
HIGHWAY 54.
* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO ONE-TENTH OF AN INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE
ESPECIALLY ALONG THE HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR...FROM KINGMAN TO
WICHITA TO EUREKA.
* WIND CHILLS...OF 10 BELOW TO 15 BELOW ARE LIKELY LATER TONIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY.
* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL LIKELY BE IMPACTED. IN ADDITION TO SLICK
ROADS...GUSTY WINDS WILL RESULT IN REDUCED VISIBILITY AND
CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF THE SNOW LATE TONIGHT AND
SUNDAY.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...OR ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
VERY HAZARDOUS. YOU ARE URGED TO MONITOR THE FORECAST CLOSELY...
ESPECIALLY FOR TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.
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