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Weather Alert Detail

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Cherokee County, Kansas
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued March 04 at 6:40PM CST until March 05 at 6:00AM CST by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 5:40 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 5 a.m.
  • ...SNOW CONTINUING THIS EVENING BEFORE TAPERING OFF OVERNIGHT...
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
    THURSDAY...
    A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM
    CST THURSDAY.
    * SHORT TERM TRENDS...A FINAL BAND OF LIGHT SNOW WILL IMPACT AREAS
    ALONG THE INTERSTATE 44 CORRIDOR THROUGH MID EVENING. THE SNOW
    WILL THEN END FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST STARTING LATE THIS
    EVENING. ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL GENERALLY BE A DUSTING TO
    LESS THAN ONE INCH THIS EVENING ALONG THE INTERSTATE 44
    CORRIDOR. HEAVIER AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL
    MISSOURI WHERE A WINTER STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT.
    * TIMING AND AREAS AFFECTED...PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS AS
    WELL AS SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...INCLUDING THE
    GREATER INTERSTATE 44 CORRIDOR...THROUGH TONIGHT.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO FOUR
    INCHES ARE EXPECTED WITH THE LIGHTEST AMOUNTS NORTH OF
    INTERSTATE 44 AND THE HEAVIEST AMOUNTS TO THE SOUTH.
    * VISIBILITY...LIGHT SNOW WILL LIKELY RESULT IN VISIBILITY AT OR
    BELOW ONE AND A HALF MILES AT TIMES.
    * IMPACTS...BE ALERT FOR VARYING ROAD CONDITIONS AND ICY
    SPOTS...PARTICULARLY ROAD INTERCHANGES...BRIDGES AND SECONDARY
    ROADS INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. THE MISSOURI DEPARTMENT OF
    TRANSPORTATION INDICATES THAT AREAS WHERE ROADS BECAME WET OR
    SLUSHY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON COULD REFREEZE IN SPOTS TONIGHT AS
    TEMPERATURES FALL INTO THE TEENS.