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  • Winter Weather Advisory for Marion County, Kansas
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued March 01 at 11:04AM CST until March 01 at 6:00PM CST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 10:04 a.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 5 p.m.
  • ...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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