Winter Storm Warning Continues for Panhandles
Joe Denoyer - October 25, 2020 7:52 am
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Amarillo TX 250 PM CDT Tue Oct 27 2020 OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-317-280400- /O.CON.KAMA.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-201029T0000Z/ Cimarron-Texas-Beaver-Dallam-Sherman-Hansford-Ochiltree-Lipscomb- Hartley-Moore-Hutchinson-Roberts-Hemphill-Oldham-Potter-Carson- Gray-Wheeler-Deaf Smith-Randall-Armstrong-Donley-Collingsworth- Palo Duro Canyon- Including the cities of Boise City, Keyes, Guymon, Beaver, Forgan, Dalhart, Stratford, Spearman, Gruver, Perryton, Booker, Higgins, Follett, Hartley, Channing, Dumas, Borger, Miami, Canadian, Vega, Amarillo, Panhandle, White Deer, Pampa, Shamrock, Wheeler, Hereford, Canyon, Claude, Clarendon, Wellington, and Palo Duro Canyon 250 PM CDT Tue Oct 27 2020 ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT WEDNESDAY... * WHAT...Heavy mixed precipitation expected. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 4 inches in the eastern Texas and Oklahoma Panhandles, and 4 to 8 inches in the central and western Texas and Oklahoma Panhandles. Ice accumulations of a tenth to two- tenths expected favoring the central and eastern combined Panhandles. * WHERE...Oklahoma and Texas Panhandles. * WHEN...Until 7 PM CDT Wednesday. * IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to potentially dangerous with both morning and evening commutes impacted. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Any thunderstorms that form during the Winter Storm Warning period could produce locally heavier snow and/or ice accumulations along with sudden reductions of visibility. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Dodge City KS 331 PM CDT Tue Oct 27 2020 KSZ066-074>081-084>090-281115- /O.NEW.KDDC.WW.Y.0016.201028T0600Z-201028T1800Z/ Stafford-Stanton-Grant-Haskell-Gray-Ford-Edwards-Kiowa-Pratt- Morton-Stevens-Seward-Meade-Clark-Comanche-Barber- Including the cities of St. John, Stafford, Macksville, Johnson City, Ulysses, Sublette, Satanta, Cimarron, Montezuma, Dodge City, Kinsley, Lewis, Greensburg, Haviland, Pratt, Elkhart, Hugoton, Liberal, Meade, Plains City, Fowler, Ashland, Minneola, Coldwater, Lake Coldwater, Protection, Medicine Lodge, and Kiowa 331 PM CDT Tue Oct 27 2020 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 1 PM CDT WEDNESDAY... * WHAT...Freezing rain is expected to develop between 1 AM and 3 AM and will likely be mixed with snow in Morton, Stanton and Stevens counties. The freezing rain is expected to change to plain rain by noon, but the snow may continue to mix with the rain across far southwestern Kansas through the day. Snow accumulations could reach 1 to 2 inches in extreme southwestern Kansas. Ice accumulations of a tenth to a quarter of an inch are possible across the advisory area by late morning before temperatures rise to above freezing. * WHERE...Portions of south central and southwest Kansas. * WHEN...From 1 AM to 1 PM CDT Wednesday. * IMPACTS...Power outages and tree damage are possible due to the ice. Sidewalks will likely become slick.The hazardous conditions could possibly affect the morning commute. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Slow down and use caution while traveling. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.