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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
640 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...SNOW CONTINUING THIS EVENING BEFORE TAPERING OFF OVERNIGHT...

KSZ097-101-MOZ057-058-068>071-077>081-088>090-093-094-101-102-
050845-
/O.CON.KSGF.WW.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-150305T1200Z/
CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-MILLER-MARIES-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-PHELPS-
BARTON-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-LACLEDE-JASPER-DADE-GREENE-NEWTON-
LAWRENCE-MCDONALD-BARRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PITTSBURG...BAXTER SPRINGS...COLUMBUS...
ELDON...LAKE OZARK...VIENNA...HERMITAGE...OSAGE BEACH...
CAMDENTON...FORT LEONARD WOOD...WAYNESVILLE...ROLLA...LAMAR...
EL DORADO SPRINGS...STOCKTON...BOLIVAR...BUFFALO...LEBANON...
JOPLIN...CARTHAGE...GREENFIELD...SPRINGFIELD...NEOSHO...AURORA...
MOUNT VERNON...ANDERSON...PINEVILLE...MONETT...CASSVILLE
640 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
THURSDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM
CST THURSDAY.

* SHORT TERM TRENDS...A FINAL BAND OF LIGHT SNOW WILL IMPACT AREAS
  ALONG THE INTERSTATE 44 CORRIDOR THROUGH MID EVENING. THE SNOW
  WILL THEN END FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST STARTING LATE THIS
  EVENING. ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL GENERALLY BE A DUSTING TO
  LESS THAN ONE INCH THIS EVENING ALONG THE INTERSTATE 44
  CORRIDOR. HEAVIER AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL
  MISSOURI WHERE A WINTER STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT.

* TIMING AND AREAS AFFECTED...PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS AS
  WELL AS SOUTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI...INCLUDING THE
  GREATER INTERSTATE 44 CORRIDOR...THROUGH TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO FOUR
  INCHES ARE EXPECTED WITH THE LIGHTEST AMOUNTS NORTH OF
  INTERSTATE 44 AND THE HEAVIEST AMOUNTS TO THE SOUTH.

* VISIBILITY...LIGHT SNOW WILL LIKELY RESULT IN VISIBILITY AT OR
  BELOW ONE AND A HALF MILES AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...BE ALERT FOR VARYING ROAD CONDITIONS AND ICY
  SPOTS...PARTICULARLY ROAD INTERCHANGES...BRIDGES AND SECONDARY
  ROADS INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. THE MISSOURI DEPARTMENT OF
  TRANSPORTATION INDICATES THAT AREAS WHERE ROADS BECAME WET OR
  SLUSHY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON COULD REFREEZE IN SPOTS TONIGHT AS
  TEMPERATURES FALL INTO THE TEENS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

SCHAUMANN

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
329 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

OKZ054>074-050600-
/O.CON.KTSA.WW.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-150305T0600Z/
OSAGE-WASHINGTON OK-NOWATA-CRAIG-OTTAWA-PAWNEE-TULSA-ROGERS-MAYES-
DELAWARE-CREEK-OKFUSKEE-OKMULGEE-WAGONER-CHEROKEE-ADAIR-MUSKOGEE-
MCINTOSH-SEQUOYAH-PITTSBURG-HASKELL-
329 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...
 * IN OKLAHOMA...CHEROKEE...ADAIR...CREEK...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...
   WAGONER...TULSA...ROGERS...MAYES...DELAWARE...PAWNEE...OTTAWA...
   WASHINGTON...OSAGE...CRAIG...NOWATA...PITTSBURG...SEQUOYAH...
   MCINTOSH...MUSKOGEE AND HASKELL.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
 * FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET WILL CONTINUE TO TRANSITION TO SNOW
   THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND INTO THE OVERNIGHT ACROSS PORTIONS OF
   EAST CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...WITH LIGHT TO
   OCCASIONALLY MODERATE SNOW PERSISTING ACROSS NORTHEAST
   OKLAHOMA. THE WINTRY PRECIPITATION WILL DIMINISH FROM NORTHWEST
   TO SOUTHEAST THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS...WITH ACCUMULATING
   PRECIPITATION LIKELY TO END BY MIDNIGHT.

 * SNOW AND LIGHT ICE ACCUMULATION EXPECTED.

IMPACTS...
 * ROADS IN THE ADVISORY AREA MAY BECOME SLICK AND HAZARDOUS...
   ESPECIALLY ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES AND NON-TREATED SURFACES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
 * USE EXTRA CAUTION IF DRIVING. ATTEMPT TO STAY ON TREATED
   ROADWAYS. EXPECT TRAVEL DELAYS.

 * STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...COMMERCIAL RADIO OR
   TELEVISION FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION CONCERNING THIS WEATHER
   EVENT. ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
   WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
548 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-060000-
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-MARION-CHASE-
RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-WOODSON-ALLEN-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-
SUMNER-COWLEY-ELK-WILSON-NEOSHO-CHAUTAUQUA-MONTGOMERY-LABETTE-
548 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KANSAS...
SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

SNOW FLURRIES ARE POSSIBLE OVER EXTREME SOUTHEAST KANSAS EARLY
THIS EVENING.

WIND CHILLS WILL BE IN THE ZERO TO MINUS FIVE RANGE ACROSS BARTON
AND RUSSELL COUNTIES AROUND DAYBREAK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

WIND CHILLS WILL BE IN THE ZERO TO MINUS FIVE RANGE ACROSS BARTON
AND RUSSELL COUNTIES AROUND DAYBREAK THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TONIGHT.

&&

PH/KETCHAM


FOR A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THIS INFORMATION...SEE OUR
WEBPAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/WICHITA/HWO/HWO.PHP

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
500 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-051130-
ADAIR OK-BENTON AR-CARROLL AR-CHEROKEE OK-CHOCTAW OK-CRAIG OK-
CRAWFORD AR-CREEK OK-DELAWARE OK-FRANKLIN AR-HASKELL OK-LATIMER OK-
LE FLORE OK-MADISON AR-MAYES OK-MCINTOSH OK-MUSKOGEE OK-NOWATA OK-
OKFUSKEE OK-OKMULGEE OK-OSAGE OK-OTTAWA OK-PAWNEE OK-PITTSBURG OK-
PUSHMATAHA OK-ROGERS OK-SEBASTIAN AR-SEQUOYAH OK-TULSA OK-WAGONER OK-
WASHINGTON OK-WASHINGTON AR-
500 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...TRAVEL IMPACTS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS...

THIS OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS AS WELL AS
MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

WINTER WEATHER.
SNOW ACCUMULATION.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...ALL EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING...ENDING OVERNIGHT.

ICE ACCUMULATION.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...FAR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...THIS EVENING...ENDING BY LATE EVENING.

SIGNIFICANT WINDS.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...ALL EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

DISCUSSION...
WIDESPREAD SNOW AND SLEET IS ONGOING ACROSS EASTERN OKLAHOMA
AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...WITH AREAS OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY TO SPREAD INTO FAR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA DURING THE
EVENING HOURS.  THE HEAVIEST ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
WILL BE FROM FAR EASTERN OKLAHOMA INTO NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...
WHERE AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES IS POSSIBLE BEFORE THE
SNOW ENDS.  FURTHER WEST ACROSS MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA
ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS LIKELY
BEFORE SNOW ENDS.  SEVERAL REPORTS OF SLICKS ROADS HAVE
BEEN RECEIVED...AND ROAD CONDITIONS WILL NOT IMPROVE
OVERNIGHT.  EARLY MORNING COMMUTERS SHOULD ALLOW FOR
EXTRA DRIVE TIME.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
TEMPERATURES WILL BEGIN A WARMING TREND ON THURSDAY
WITH ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES LIKELY BE EARLY
NEXT WEEK.  DRY WEATHER IS ALSO FORECAST TO PREVAIL
THROUGH THE FIRST PART OF NEXT WEEK.

WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
305 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-052115-
TREGO-ELLIS-SCOTT-LANE-NESS-RUSH-HAMILTON-KEARNY-FINNEY-HODGEMAN-
PAWNEE-STAFFORD-STANTON-GRANT-HASKELL-GRAY-FORD-EDWARDS-KIOWA-
PRATT-MORTON-STEVENS-SEWARD-MEADE-CLARK-COMANCHE-BARBER-
305 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...SOUTH
CENTRAL...SOUTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  ELEVATED EXCESSIVE COLD RISK.
  LIMITED SNOW RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

  HAZARDS WEATHER RISK...

  THURSDAY...
  ELEVATED EXCESSIVE COLD RISK.

  FRIDAY...
  LIMITED EXCESSIVE COLD RISK.

  SATURDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  SUNDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  MONDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

  TUESDAY...
  NO HAZARDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

FOR MORE DETAILS VISIT OUR WEBPAGE HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/DDC/?N=HWO

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
111 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-051915-
BOURBON-CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BENTON-MORGAN-MILLER-MARIES-VERNON-
ST. CLAIR-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-PHELPS-BARTON-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-
LACLEDE-TEXAS-DENT-JASPER-DADE-GREENE-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-NEWTON-
LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-DOUGLAS-HOWELL-SHANNON-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-
TANEY-OZARK-OREGON-
111 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE MISSOURI
OZARKS AND EXTREME SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

  LIMITED EXCESSIVE COLD RISK.
  SIGNIFICANT SNOW RISK.

DISCUSSION...

  SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS
  EVENING BEFORE ENDING FROM NORTH TO SOUTH LATER THIS EVENING INTO THE
  OVERNIGHT HOURS. LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO OCCUR NORTH OF THE
  INTERSTATE 44 CORRIDOR WITH MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW
  OCCURRING ACROSS SOUTHERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI.

  SNOWFALL TOTALS OF AROUND ONE INCH ARE EXPECTED NORTH OF
  INTERSTATE 44...WITH ONE TO THREE INCHES ALONG THE INTERSTATE 44
  CORRIDOR...WITH FOUR TO SIX INCHES SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 60...WITH
  THE HEAVIEST ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI. THE SNOW WILL FALL
  ON TOP OF THE SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN THAT OCCURRED DURING THE
  MORNING HOURS.

  TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO DROP MOST OF THE DAY TODAY AS AN
  ARCTIC AIR MASS PUSHES INTO THE REGION. THIS WILL DRIVE WIND
  CHILLS DOWN INTO THE SINGLE DIGITS LATER TODAY AND IN THE
  SINGLE DIGITS BELOW ZERO TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

  ARCTIC COLD AIR WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY
  MORNING WITH WIND CHILLS DIPPING BACK DOWN INTO THE SINGLE
  DIGITS ABOVE AND BELOW ZERO.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

THIS PRODUCT IS NOW AVAILABLE IN GRAPHICAL FORMAT...ALONG WITH
OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND CLIMATE INFORMATION...AT
HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/SGF(ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

WFO SGF

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
1202 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-051815-
HARPER-WOODS-ALFALFA-GRANT-KAY-ELLIS-WOODWARD-MAJOR-GARFIELD-
NOBLE-ROGER MILLS-DEWEY-CUSTER-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-PAYNE-
BECKHAM-WASHITA-CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-
CLEVELAND-POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HUGHES-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-
TILLMAN-COMANCHE-STEPHENS-GARVIN-MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COAL-COTTON-
JEFFERSON-CARTER-JOHNSTON-ATOKA-LOVE-MARSHALL-BRYAN-HARDEMAN-
FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-CLAY-
1202 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN...
WESTERN...CENTRAL...AND SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA...AND WESTERN NORTH
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

.WINTER WEATHER...
WIDESPREAD FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW ARE EXPECTED OVER MUCH
OF OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN SECTIONS OF NORTH TEXAS. HIGHEST SLEET
AND SNOW AMOUNTS AT 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED ACROSS PORTIONS OF
SOUTHWEST... SOUTH CENTRAL AND CENTRAL OKLAHOMA. SEE THE WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MORE DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

GET GRAPHICS AND MORE DETAILS AT WEATHER.GOV/NORMAN...AND FOLLOW
OUR WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE ON TWITTER AND FACEBOOK.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
645 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-050230-
BENTON-CARROLL-WASHINGTON AR-MADISON-CRAWFORD-FRANKLIN-SEBASTIAN-
PUSHMATAHA-CHOCTAW-OSAGE-WASHINGTON OK-NOWATA-CRAIG-OTTAWA-PAWNEE-
TULSA-ROGERS-MAYES-DELAWARE-CREEK-OKFUSKEE-OKMULGEE-WAGONER-
CHEROKEE-ADAIR-MUSKOGEE-MCINTOSH-SEQUOYAH-PITTSBURG-HASKELL-
LATIMER-LE FLORE-
645 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

.NOW...
AT 6:45 PM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADARS INDICATED
BANDS OF LIGHT TO OCCASIONAL MODERATE SNOW FALLING OVER THE
MAJORITY OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS. SOME RAIN AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WERE OCCURRING OVER EXTREME SOUTHEAST
OKLAHOMA. A NARROW BAND OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET WAS ALSO
INDICATED ACROSS PARTS OF SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA. ALL OF THIS ACTIVITY
WAS MOVING OFF TO THE NORTHEAST AT AROUND 40 MPH.

THROUGH 8:30 PM...PERIODS OF LIGHT TO OCCASIONAL MODERATE SNOW
WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE FOR EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS. AS
THE COLD AIR CONTINUES TO PUSHER SOUTH...A TRANSITION FROM RAIN
OVER FAR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA IS EXPECTED...WITH A CHANGEOVER TO A
MIX OF FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET. THERE WILL ALSO REMAIN A SLIGHT
CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS OVER EXTREME SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA. MANY
AREA ROADWAYS CONTINUE TO BE REPORTED AS SLICK AND HAZARDOUS...
ESPECIALLY ACROSS EAST-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...AS WELL AS
WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS.

$$

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