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Weather Alert Detail

  • Special Weather Statement for Bourbon County, Kansas
  • Special Weather Statement issued March 02 at 3:19PM CST by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, March 2, 2015 at 2:19 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at midnight
  • ...ANOTHER ROUND OF WINTRY WEATHER EXPECTED TUESDAY NIGHT AND
    WEDNESDAY...
    AFTER A RELATIVELY WARM DAY ON TUESDAY...ANOTHER ROUND OF WINTRY
    WEATHER IS EXPECTED TO AFFECT SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS AND THE MISSOURI
    OZARKS TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.
    A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE REGION TUESDAY
    EVENING...WITH RAIN EXPECTED TO CHANGE OVER TO A MIX OF
    RAIN...SLEET...SNOW...AND FREEZING RAIN TUESDAY NIGHT...BEFORE
    CHANGING OVER TO ALL SNOW. SNOW WILL THEN CONTINUE FOR MUCH OF THE
    DAY ON WEDNESDAY...ESPECIALLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 44.
    CURRENT INDICATIONS ARE FOR TWO TO FIVE INCHES OF SNOW TO FALL
    ACROSS AREAS SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 44...WITH THE HEAVIEST AMOUNTS ALONG
    AND SOUTH OF A BRANSON TO SALEM LINE. ACROSS THE INTERSTATE 44
    CORRIDOR...ONE TO THREE INCHES OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE...WITH
    AMOUNTS OF AN INCH OR LESS CURRENTLY EXPECTED OVER CENTRAL
    MISSOURI. SEVERAL BANDS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW ARE EXPECTED TO
    FORM OVER SOUTHERN MISSOURI ON WEDNESDAY...MAKING BOTH LOCALLY HIGHER
    AND LOWER AMOUNTS LIKELY...DEPENDING ON WHERE THESE BANDS DEVELOP.
    IT SHOULD ALSO BE NOTED THAT A SHARP GRADIENT TO SNOWFALL IS
    EXPECTED ALONG THE NORTHERN EDGE OF THE STORM...MEANING THAT A SHIFT
    IN STORM TRACK OF JUST 20 OR 30 MILES COULD RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT
    CHANGES TO FORECAST SNOW AMOUNTS. PLEASE CHECK BACK OFTEN TO THE
    NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AND LOCAL MEDIA FOR UPDATED FORECASTS
    LEADING UP TO THIS EVENT.