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Weather Alert Detail

  • Blizzard Warning for Meade County, Kansas
  • Blizzard Warning issued February 25 at 11:56AM CST until February 26 at 12:00AM CST by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, February 25, 2013 at 10:56 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, February 25, 2013 at 11 p.m.
  • ...BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE OVER PARTS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
    AND SOUTHWEST KANSAS THIS AFTERNOON...
    .UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE OVER NORTHWEST TEXAS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
    RED RIVER VALLEY THIS AFTERNOON. STEADY SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS
    PARTS OF SOUTHWEST INTO SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS. IN ADDITION...VERY
    STRONG NORTH WINDS WILL RESULT IN BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WHERE THE
    SNOW WILL BE HEAVIER WITH MORE LOCALIZED VISIBILITY REDUCTIONS IN
    BLOWING SNOW FARTHER NORTH AND WEST.
    ...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
    TONIGHT...
    * TIMING...SNOW AND SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL
    CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.
    * SNOW AMOUNTS...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS BETWEEN NOON AND
    MIDNIGHT WILL RANGE FROM 3 TO 7 INCHES IN THE AREA FROM LIBERAL
    THROUGH MEADE TO PRATT. SLIGHTLY LOWER AMOUNTS ARE LIKELY NORTH
    OF THIS LINE.
    * WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 40 MPH WITH
    FREQUENT GUSTS TO 55 MPH. WIDESPREAD AND PROLONGED VISIBILITY
    BELOW ONE-QUARTER OF A MILE AND FREQUENT WHITEOUT CONDITIONS
    ARE ANTICIPATED.