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Weather Alert Detail

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Stanton County, Kansas
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued January 21 at 11:40AM CST until January 22 at 3:00AM CST by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 10:40 a.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 2 a.m.
  • ...SNOW MAKING A RETURN TO FAR SOUTHWEST KANSAS...
    .AN UPPER LOW WILL CONTINUE TO GAIN STRENGTH AS IT APPROACHES THE
    SOUTHERN ROCKIES TODAY. WIDESPREAD SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE
    HIGH PLAINS AND MESAS OF NORTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO INTO ADJACENT FAR
    SOUTHEASTERN COLORADO. THE SNOW WILL THEN EXPAND EAST TO ENCOMPASS
    PORTIONS OF FAR WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST KANSAS DURING THE
    AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EVENING HOURS.
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST /2 AM
    MST/ THURSDAY...
    * TIMING...TODAY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.
    * SNOW AMOUNTS...2 TO 4 INCHES. HIGHEST AMOUNTS IN THE ELKHART
    AREA WHERE SOME LOCALLY 5 TO 6 INCH AMOUNTS WILL BE POSSIBLE.
    LOWEST AMOUNTS FARTHER NORTH TOWARD THE ARKANSAS RIVER WHERE 2
    INCHES AT MOST CAN BE EXPECTED.
    * MAIN IMPACT...SNOWPACKED ROADS CAUSING DIFFICULT TRAVEL WITH
    DELAYS EXPECTED.