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Weather Alert Detail

  • Winter Storm Warning for Jackson County, Kansas
  • Winter Storm Warning issued March 01 at 8:12PM CST until March 03 at 12:00AM CST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 7:12 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 11 p.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
    SUNDAY NIGHT...
    A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
    SUNDAY NIGHT.
    * TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT AND INTO
    THE DAY ON SUNDAY ESPECIALLY SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 70 BEFORE
    COMING TO AN END ON SUNDAY EVENING. SOME SLEET MAY STILL MIX
    WITH THE SNOW AT TIMES UNTIL MIDNIGHT.
    * TOTAL SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION IN THE
    WARNING AREA WILL RANGE FROM 4 TO 8 INCHES ACROSS THE WARNING
    AREA...WITH GENERALLY LESS THAN A QUARTER INCH OF SLEET SOUTH OF
    INTESTATE 70. THE MOST LIKELY AXIS FOR THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS
    GENERALLY ALONG OR SLIGHTLY SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 70.
    * WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL CONSISTENTLY RANGE FROM
    15 TO 25 MPH...WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
    * WIND CHILL...WIND CHILLS WILL RANGE FROM NEGATIVE 15 TO
    NEGATIVE 24 DEGREES TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...AND MAY
    FALL BELOW NEGATIVE 20 ON SUNDAY NIGHT.
    * IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND ICY ROAD CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY...
    WHICH WILL RESULT IN DIFFICULT AND DANGEROUS TRAVELING
    CONDITIONS. HYPOTHERMIA AND FROSTBITE COULD OCCUR QUICKLY FOR
    PERSONS EXPOSED TO THE COLD.