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CARTER LAKE IOWA - WINTER STORM WARNING
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE 325 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015 ...POTENT STORM SYSTEM TO AFFECT THE REGION THROUGH SUNDAY... .PRECIPITATION WILL CHANGE OVER TO ALL SNOW. STRONG AND GUSTY NORTH OR NORTHWEST WINDS WILL ALSO OVERSPREAD THE AREA TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY...CAUSING BLOWING SNOW AND COLD WIND CHILLS. IAZ043-055-056-069-080-091-010530- /O.CON.KOAX.WS.W.0001.150201T0000Z-150202T0300Z/ MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MONTGOMERY-PAGE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONAWA...MAPLETON...MISSOURI VALLEY... WOODBINE...LOGAN...DUNLAP...HARLAN...COUNCIL BLUFFS...RED OAK... CLARINDA...SHENANDOAH 325 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015 ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 PM CST SUNDAY... * TIMING...PRECIPITATION WILL CHANGE TO ALL SNOW THIS EVENING... WITH HEAVY SNOW POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT. ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS ARE LIKELY SUNDAY MORNING. INITIALLY TEMPERATURES WILL BE NEAR FREEZING WITH FALLING TEMPERATURES TONIGHT AND SUNDAY. * UNCERTAINTY...MELTING OF THE SNOW EARLY ON AND HOW QUICKLY THE PRECIPITATION CHANGES OVER TO ALL SNOW WILL AFFECT TOTAL SNOW AMOUNTS. * STORM TOTAL SNOW...ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 9 INCHES. * WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST WINDS TONIGHT WILL BECOME NORTH OR NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH AND GUSTY SUNDAY. * MAIN IMPACT...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND HAZARDOUS. BLOWING SNOW ON SUNDAY WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY AND MAKE IT DIFFICULT TO CLEAR THE ROADS...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AND RURAL AREAS. * OTHER IMPACTS...THE COLD COMBINED WITH THE WIND WILL DROP WIND CHILLS TO BELOW ZERO SUNDAY. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY. &&
 
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Hazardous Weather Outlook

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR MOST OF SOUTHWEST IOWA AND
PARTS OF EASTERN NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND SUNDAY

A WINTER STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.

SNOW WILL OCCUR TONIGHT AND INTO SUNDAY WITH TOTAL AMOUNTS MOSTLY
IN THE 6 TO 9 INCH RANGE. ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND OR
ICY AS NORTH WINDS INCREASE AND TEMPERATURES FALL LATER TONIGHT.
THE WINDS MAY ALSO CAUSE SOME BLOWING SNOW LATER TONIGHT AND
THROUGH AT LEAST EARLY AFTERNOON SUNDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY

TEMPERATURES WILL TO AROUND ZERO OR BELOW ZERO SUNDAY NIGHT...
WITH WINDS CHILLS FROM 10 BELOW TO 20 BELOW ZERO.

THERE ARE ALSO SOME SMALL CHANCES FOR LIGHT SNOW FOR AT LEAST
PARTS OF THE AREA TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA.

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