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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
531 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015

IAZ040>042-051>054-063>068-076>078-087>089-098-099-ILZ001-002-007-
009-015>018-024>026-034-035-MOZ009-010-272330-
BUCHANAN-DELAWARE-DUBUQUE-BENTON-LINN-JONES-JACKSON-IOWA-JOHNSON-
CEDAR-CLINTON-MUSCATINE-SCOTT-KEOKUK-WASHINGTON-LOUISA-JEFFERSON-
HENRY IA-DES MOINES-VAN BUREN-LEE-JO DAVIESS-STEPHENSON-CARROLL-
WHITESIDE-ROCK ISLAND-HENRY IL-BUREAU-PUTNAM-MERCER-HENDERSON-
WARREN-HANCOCK-MCDONOUGH-SCOTLAND-CLARK-
531 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
ILLINOIS...NORTHWEST ILLINOIS...WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...EAST
CENTRAL IOWA...NORTHEAST IOWA...SOUTHEAST IOWA AND NORTHEAST
MISSOURI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE REGION WILL RESULT IN NEAR RECORD
COLD OVERNIGHT LOWS FROM AROUND ZERO TO NEAR 15 BELOW. EVEN LIGHT
WINDS WILL RESULT IN BITTER COLD WIND CHILL READINGS AND A WIND
CHILL ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF THE OUTLOOK AREA FOR LATE
TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING. MORE SPECIFIC DETAILS CAN BE
FOUND IN THE LATEST WINTER WEATHER MESSAGES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

FRIDAY NIGHT...NEAR RECORD LOWS AND LIGHT WINDS WILL RESULT IN
BITTER COLD WIND CHILL VALUES OF 20 TO 30 BELOW ZERO.

SATURDAY EVENING INTO SUNDAY...A PERIOD OF SNOW LOOKS LIKELY.
CURRENT FORECASTS INDICATE THE POTENTIAL FOR LIGHT TO MODERATE
ACCUMULATIONS...ESPECIALLY SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80.

MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...ANOTHER WINTER STORM IS EXPECTED TO
AFFECT THE REGION. CURRENT INDICATIONS SUGGESTS THE STORM WILL
BEGIN WITH A WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION MONDAY NIGHT...POSSIBLY
CHANGING TO ALL RAIN AS MILD TEMPERATURES ARRIVE TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TONIGHT.

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Wind Chill Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
642 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015

...BITTER COLD WIND CHILLS TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION TONIGHT AND
FRIDAY BRINGING VERY COLD TEMPERATURES TO THE AREA. THE
COMBINATION OF COLD TEMPERATURES AND SOME WIND WILL PUSH WIND
CHILLS INTO THE 20 TO 30 BELOW ZERO RANGE.

IAZ040-041-051-052-063-064-270845-
/O.CON.KDVN.WC.Y.0008.150227T0600Z-150227T1500Z/
BUCHANAN-DELAWARE-BENTON-LINN-IOWA-JOHNSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...INDEPENDENCE...MANCHESTER...VINTON...
CEDAR RAPIDS...MARENGO...IOWA CITY
642 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
9 AM CST FRIDAY...

* TIMING...LATE THIS EVENING UNTIL MID MORNING FRIDAY.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...20 BELOW TO AS LOW AS 28 BELOW ZERO.

* TEMPERATURES...EARLY MORNING LOWS FROM 8 BELOW TO 15 BELOW ZERO.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 MPH TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS...FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA MAY OCCUR IF PRECAUTIONS
  ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS...RESULTING IN FROST
BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.  IF YOU MUST
VENTURE OUTDOORS...DRESS IN LAYERS COVERING EXPOSED SKIN.
FROSTBITE WILL OCCUR IN AS FEW AS 30 MINUTES IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

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