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Winter Storm Warning issued January 31 at 4:10AM CST until February 01 at 6:00PM CST by NWS
Effective: 4:10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015
Expires: 6 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015

...WINTER STORM TO IMPACT NORTHEAST MISSOURI BEGINNING TONIGHT...
.A STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION THIS WEEKEND. PRECIPITATION
IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN AS RAIN DURING THE DAYLIGHT HOURS TODAY...
TRANSITIONING TO SNOW AFTER SUNSET OVER FAR NORTHERN MISSOURI. SNOW
WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY EVENING BEFORE ENDING LATE
SUNDAY EVENING. THERE REMAINS SOME UNCERTAINTY IN HOW QUICKLY SNOW
CAN START TO ACCUMULATE TONIGHT WHICH MAY IMPACT THE ANTICIPATED
SNOW AMOUNTS...BUT GENERALLY 4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW IS CURRENTLY
EXPECTED IN FAR NORTHERN MISSOURI.
...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 PM
CST SUNDAY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL HAS
ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW... WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 PM CST SUNDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS
NO LONGER IN EFFECT.
* LOCATION...PORTIONS OF FAR NORTHERN AND NORTHEAST MISSOURI.
* TIMING...RAIN WILL TRANSITION TO SNOW BY AROUND 8 PM SATURDAY
EVENING...AND SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON OR
EVENING.
* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW.
* BLOWING SNOW...NORTH WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS ARE
EXPECTED BY LATE MORNING SUNDAY. THIS MAY RESULT IN PERIODS OF BLOWING
AND DRIFTING SNOW.
* IMPACTS...THE EXPECTED SNOW TOTALS AND BLOWING SNOW WILL MAKE
TRAVEL HAZARDOUS TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY. QUICKLY FALLING TEMPERATURES
ON SUNDAY WILL ALSO SUPPORT FREEZING OF WET OR SLUSHY ROADWAYS...
RESULTING IN DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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