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Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 10:34 CST Feb. 13, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 9 PM this
evening to 6 PM CST Sunday...

* timing... tonight widespread snow will spread across the region
overnight... persisting into Sunday.

* Storm total snow accumulations... tonight snow totals will
range from 3 to 5 inches with locally higher amounts
possible... especially in the northeast.

* Winds/visibility... winds will be from the southeast at 15 to 20
mph with gusts to 30 mph. Visibilities tonight will be reduced
due to blowing snow to less than one mile at times.

* Impacts... hazardous travel conditions are expected to the
combination of snow and wind... and slick... snow-covered roads.

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... .sleet and freezing rain

Any reports of snow 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.



Mjb


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