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Winter Storm Watch

Statement as of 3:37 AM CST on February 22, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 25, 2017


... Winter Storm Watch now in effect from Thursday evening through
Friday evening...

* timing... a mix of rain and snow Thursday afternoon will change
to all snow Thursday evening. Snow will continue heavy at times
Thursday night and Friday, before gradually tapering off Friday
night.

* Accumulations... storm total snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches
are likely, with amounts in excess of 12 inches possible.

* Wind and visibility... winds will increase from the north around
25 to 30 mph Thursday night, with gusts over 40 mph possible on
Friday into Friday evening. Visibility is expected to be reduced
to less than a half mile at times while snow is falling.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow... sleet... or ice accumulations that may impact travel.
Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.





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Alaska - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Blizzard Warning, Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Wind Advisory
Arkansas - Dense Fog Advisory
American Samoa - Flash Flood Watch
California - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Hydrologic Statement , Hydrologic Statement, Avalanche Warning
Colorado - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement
Hawaii - Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Illinois - Dense Fog Advisory
Indiana - Dense Fog Advisory
Iowa - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch
Kansas - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Dense Fog Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch
Mississippi - Dense Fog Advisory
Missouri - Special Statement
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Winter Storm Watch
Nevada - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Wind Advisory, High Wind Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Warning
New York - Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Dense Fog Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
South Dakota - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch
Texas - Flood Warning , High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Public Information Statement
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory
Virginia - Public Information Statement
Washington - Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement

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