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Winter Storm Warning

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Paducah KY
545 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southern
Illinois, southwest Indiana, western Kentucky, and southeast
Missouri.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for all of west Kentucky,
extreme southern Illinois, and a portion of southeast Missouri
south of a line from Scott City to Bloomfield to Ellsinore through
midnight CST. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are
expected, with isolated higher amounts.

A Wind Chill Advisory is in effect for areas along and north of
line from Perryville Missouri to Princeton and Calhoun Kentucky
after midnight tonight. Wind chills from 10 below to 15 below
zero are expected. Farther south across the region, wind chills
will range from 5 below to 10 below zero.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Spotter activation is not anticipated.  However, reports of snow
accumulations would be very helpful through this evening.



Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Paducah KY
627 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

...Accumulating snow will continue this evening...

.Moderate to occasional heavy snow will linger this evening in
southern portions of southeast Missouri and extreme southern
Illinois, through much of tonight in southern portions of west
Kentucky. Very cold conditions are expected behind the front
tonight and Tuesday.

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CST TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow occurring. Plan on difficult travel
  conditions. Additional snow accumulations of two to three
  inches are expected.

* WHERE...Portions of southern Illinois, western Kentucky and
  southeast Missouri.

* WHEN...Until 4 AM Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for significant reductions in
  visibility at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are occurring. 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.