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Winter Weather Advisory issued March 11 at 9:51PM CDT until March 12 at 10:00AM CDT by NWS
Effective: 9:51 p.m. on Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Expires: 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 12, 2014

...SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW TONIGHT...
.RAIN AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CHANGE TO SNOW AS COLDER
AIR MOVES IN BEHIND A STORM MOVING FROM MISSOURI TO THE OHIO
VALLEY TONIGHT. THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BE HEAVY AT TIMES
CAUSING RAPID ACCUMULATIONS AND GREATLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES.
STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS AT 20 TO 30 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS WILL ALSO
OCCUR TONIGHT. SINCE THE SNOW WILL BE WET...THE WINDS ARE NOT
EXPECTED TO CAUSE SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND DRIFTING. THE SNOW
SHOULD TAPER OFF LATE TONIGHT AS THE STORM MOVES AWAY FROM THE
REGION.
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY...
* TIMING...STARTING AROUND 10 PM AND CONTINUING UNTIL SUNRISE.
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES.
* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* VISIBILITIES...VISIBILITIES MAY DROP UNDER 1 MILE AT TIMES
DURING THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL.
* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 30S.
* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL RATE WILL BE EXTREMELY IMPORTANT TONIGHT.
HIGHWAYS HAVE ABSORBED CONSIDERABLE HEAT THE PAST FEW DAYS. IF
SNOWFALL RATES CAN EXCEED AN INCH PER HOUR...SOME SLUSHY
ACCUMULATION WILL BE POSSIBLE ON ROADWAY SURFACES.

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