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Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 4:14 AM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 6 PM this
evening to noon CST Thursday...

* what... sleet and then freezing rain expected. Total sleet
accumulations of up to one inch and ice accumulations of up to
two tenths of an inch are expected.

* Where... portions of east central and northeast Kansas and
central, north central and west central Missouri.

* When... from 6 PM this evening to noon CST Thursday.

* Additional details... the ice will result in difficult travel
conditions, including during the morning commute on Thursday.
Also, if there is not much melting today, keep in mind the
additional ice accumulation could lead to some issues with trees
and power lines.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while

Special Statement
Issued: 7:04 PM CST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

Cold overnight temperatures will make roads hazardous Tuesday
night and Wednesday morning...

After the freezing rain and sleet comes to an end cold air will
continue to move into the area, bringing overnight lows into the
teens to lower 20s. Some area roads are already covered in ice and
sleet, but cold temperatures overnight could cause an increased
number of area roads to freeze, making for difficult traveling
conditions Wednesday.