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  • Winter Storm Warning for Thomas County, Kansas
  • Winter Storm Warning issued February 02 at 3:53AM CST until February 02 at 5:00AM CST by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at 2:53 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at 4 a.m.
  • ...BLIZZARD WARNING WILL GO INTO EFFECT FOR PARTS OF THE AREA
    EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...
    .A SIGNIFICANT WINTER STORM IS PRODUCING MODERATE TO HEAVY
    SNOW...WIND GUSTS OF 40 MPH...BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND
    VISIBILITIES AT OR BELOW ONE QUARTER MILE ACROSS THE REGION.
    POOR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO PERSIST TODAY WITH EVEN WORSE
    CONDITIONS LATER THIS MORNING ACROSS THE AREA HIGHLIGHTED BY A
    BLIZZARD WARNING.
    ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CST EARLY
    THIS MORNING...
    ...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM CST UNTIL 6 PM
    CST THIS EVENING...
    * LOCATIONS...BLIZZARD WARNING GENERALLY NORTH OF INTERSTATE 70
    AND EAST OF HIGHWAY 25.
    * TIMING/DURATION...BLIZZARD WARNING 5 AM CST THROUGH 6 PM CST
    TUESDAY.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 14 INCHES.
    * WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.
    * IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WITH RATES OF ONE TO TWO INCHES PER HOUR AND
    STRONG WINDS EARLY TUESDAY MORNING WILL CREATE BLIZZARD
    CONDITIONS WITH VISIBILITIES LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. ROAD
    CLOSURES ARE LIKELY...INCLUDING INTERSTATE 70.