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Weather Alert Detail

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Rooks County, Kansas
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued February 20 at 5:57AM CST until February 20 at 9:00AM CST by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 4:57 a.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 8 a.m.
  • ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
    MORNING...
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...GENERALLY RANGING FROM ONE-HALF INCH UP TO
    AROUND 2 INCHES...WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS GENERALLY FAVORING
    AREAS SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80.
    * WIND...SUSTAINED FROM THE NORTH-NORTHWEST AT 20 TO 30 MPH...
    WITH GUSTS UP TO AROUND 40 MPH.
    * VISIBILITY...RESTRICTED TO AROUND ONE MILE IN BLOWING SNOW
    THROUGH MUCH OF THE EVENT...BUT COULD PERIODICALLY BE
    RESTRICTED TO AROUND A HALF MILE OR LESS DURING THE HEAVIEST
    SNOWFALL.
    * IMPACTS...DESPITE FAIRLY LIGHT SNOW AMOUNTS...VISIBILITY
    RESTRICTION IN BLOWING SNOW WILL PROMOTE DIFFICULT TRAVEL
    CONDITIONS ACROSS THE AREA.
    * TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE FALLING ACROSS THE AREA THIS
    MORNING...BEFORE GRADUALLY ENDING FROM WEST TO EAST BY MID-
    MORNING.