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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
423 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

IAZ044>050-057>062-072>075-083>086-095>097-032230-
CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-BOONE-STORY-MARSHALL-TAMA-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-
DALLAS-POLK-JASPER-POWESHIEK-MADISON-WARREN-MARION-MAHASKA-CLARKE-
LUCAS-MONROE-WAPELLO-WAYNE-APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
423 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE AREA. PLEASE REFER
TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WEBSITE AT WEATHER.GOV/DESMOINES
FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

BITTERLY COLD TEMPERATURES AND WIND CHILLS ARE EXPECTED BY
WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
411 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...VARIED TYPES OF WINTER WEATHER TO AFFECT IOWA TUESDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO MOVE OUT OF THE ROCKIES TONIGHT AND
REACH IOWA TUESDAY MORNING SPREADING A WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION
INTO THE STATE AHEAD OF ITS PATH. ALTHOUGH AMOUNTS WILL BE ON THE
LIGHT SIDE...LIGHT FREEZING RAIN...SLEET...AND SNOW MAY DISRUPT
EARLY MORNING TRAVEL OVER SOUTHERN IOWA...WITH SNOW AND EVENTUALLY
BLOWING SNOW NORTH.

IAZ044>050-057>062-072>075-083>086-095>097-030400-
/O.NEW.KDMX.WW.Y.0009.150303T0600Z-150303T1400Z/
CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-BOONE-STORY-MARSHALL-TAMA-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-
DALLAS-POLK-JASPER-POWESHIEK-MADISON-WARREN-MARION-MAHASKA-CLARKE-
LUCAS-MONROE-WAPELLO-WAYNE-APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DENISON...CARROLL...JEFFERSON...BOONE...
AMES...MARSHALLTOWN...TAMA...TOLEDO...TRAER...DYSART...
GLADBROOK...AUDUBON...EXIRA...GUTHRIE CENTER...PANORA...BAYARD...
CASEY...PERRY...WAUKEE...ADEL...DES MOINES...NEWTON...GRINNELL...
WINTERSET...EARLHAM...INDIANOLA...NORWALK...CARLISLE...PELLA...
KNOXVILLE...OSKALOOSA...OSCEOLA...CHARITON...ALBIA...OTTUMWA...
CORYDON...SEYMOUR...ALLERTON...HUMESTON...CENTERVILLE...
BLOOMFIELD
411 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
8 AM CST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LIGHT FREEZING RAIN...SLEET OR SNOW...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 8 AM CST TUESDAY.

* TIMING...INTERMITTENT LIGHT FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW ARE
  ANTICIPATED EARLY TUESDAY MORNING BEFORE TRANSITIONING TO MAINLY
  LIGHT RAIN OR DRIZZLE SHORTLY AFTER DAYBREAK. THE PRECIPITATION
  TYPE MAY BE QUITE VARIABLE FROM TIME TO TIME.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL
  VARY FROM LITTLE TO NONE TOWARD THE MISSOURI BORDER...TO LESS
  THAN AN INCH FARTHER NORTH TOWARD HIGHWAY 30. ANY ICE
  ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE MINOR...ONLY A FEW HUNDRETHS OF AN INCH AT
  WORST.

* IMPACTS...ALTHOUGH ONLY MINOR ICE AND SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE
  ANTICIPATED...THE WINTRY MIX MAY PRODUCE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL EARLY
  TUESDAY...INCLUDING THE MORNING COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

ANY REPORTS OF SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN ACCUMULATIONS ARE
MUCH APPRECIATED AND CAN BE RELAYED DIRECTLY TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE USING TWITTER HANDLE NWS DES MOINES...HASHTAG
NWSDMX OR POST TO THE NWS DES MOINES FACEBOOK PAGE.

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