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Weather Alert Detail

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Miami County, Kansas
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued January 03 at 11:13PM CST until January 04 at 3:00AM CST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 10:13 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 2 a.m.
  • ...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW TONIGHT...
    .SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE NIGHT AS STORM
    SYSTEM TRACKS ACROSS THE AREA. WIDESPREAD 1 TO 2 INCH AMOUNTS ARE
    EXPECTED ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM KANSAS CITY TO KIRKSVILLE.
    LOWER AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED SOUTH OF THIS AREA. STRONG NORTHWESTERLY
    WINDS WILL ALSO LEAD TO AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WHICH WILL REDUCE
    VISIBILITY AND LEAD TO MINOR DRIFTING.
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST
    SUNDAY...
    A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW REMAINS
    IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST SUNDAY.
    * LOCATION...PARTS OF EAST CENTRAL KANSAS...MUCH OF WEST CENTRAL
    AND NORTHEAST MISSOURI.
    * TIMING...SNOW WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE NIGHT WITH GUSTY NORTHWEST
    WINDS RESULTING IN PERIODS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH SUNRISE SUNDAY.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF ONE TO TWO INCHES ARE
    LIKELY WITH THE HIGHER AMOUNTS ALONG AND NORTH OF INTERSTATE 35.
    * IMPACTS...THE EXPECTED SNOWFALL WILL CREATE SOME TRAVEL
    PROBLEMS... ESPECIALLY ON LESS TRAVELED ROADWAYS.
    * OTHER IMPACTS...THOSE AREAS WHERE THE PAVEMENT REMAINS WET MAY
    BE PRONE TO THE FORMATION OF BLACK ICE DUE TO A FLASH FREEZE
    WITH THE RAPID ONSET OF FRIGID TEMPERATURES. SHOULD THIS OCCUR
    VERY DANGEROUS DRIVING CONDITIONS WOULD RESULT. IN ADDITION...
    GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS TONIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING WILL SEND
    TEMPERATURES INTO THE SINGLE DIGITS TO LOWER TEENS...RESULTING
    IN WIND CHILL READINGS FROM 10 TO 15 BELOW ZERO.