Updated Winter Storm Warning

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WWUS44 KMEG 081325
WSWMEG

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
725 AM CST MON FEB 8 2010

…WINTER STORM WITH HEAVY SNOW IN PROGRESS ACROSS THE MIDSOUTH…

.HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL OCCUR TODAY INTO TONIGHT ACROSS
NORTHEAST ARKANSAS…THE MISSOURI BOOTHEEL… MUCH OF WEST
TENNESSEE…AND PARTS OF NORTH MISSISSIPPI. THE AFFECTED AREA IS
GENERALLY ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM MARIANNA ARKANSAS TO
BOONEVILLE MISSISSIPPI. THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF MEMPHIS AND
JACKSON TENNESSEE…AND JONESBORO ARKANSAS.

A LIGHT WINTRY MIX OF SNOW AND SLEET WILL OCCUR JUST TO THE SOUTH.
THIS AREA IS SOUTH OF WHERE THE HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED AND
GENERALLY ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM CLARKSDALE MISSISSIPPI TO
NEW ALBANY MISSISSIPPI.

LOW PRESSURE OVER TEXAS WILL TRACK EAST TODAY AND MOVE THROUGH
CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI TONIGHT. WITH COLD AIR IN PLACE ACROSS THE
MIDSOUTH…WINTRY WEATHER WILL OCCUR ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH
MONDAY NIGHT.

CROSS-ST. FRANCIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…WYNNE…FORREST CITY
725 AM CST MON FEB 8 2010

…WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
TUESDAY…

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST TUESDAY.

* SNOW AMOUNTS BETWEEN 4 AND 8 INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED…LOCALLY
MORE. SOME SLEET MAY OCCASIONALLY MIX IN WITH THE SNOW.

* SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD INTO THE AREA THIS MORNING…
SOMETIMES HEAVY. THE SNOW MAY MIX WITH RAIN LATE THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING BEFORE CHANGING BACK TO SNOW OVERNIGHT.

* TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW…
SLEET…AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

CRITTENDEN-DESOTO-TIPTON-HAYWOOD-MADISON-SHELBY-FAYETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…WEST MEMPHIS…SOUTHAVEN…
OLIVE BRANCH…COVINGTON…JACKSON…BARTLETT…GERMANTOWN…
COLLIERVILLE…MEMPHIS…MILLINGTON…SOMERVILLE
725 AM CST MON FEB 8 2010

…WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CST THIS
AFTERNOON…

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CST THIS
AFTERNOON.

* SNOW AMOUNTS BETWEEN 4 AND 8 INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED…LOCALLY
MORE. SOME SLEET MAY OCCASIONALLY MIX IN WITH THE SNOW.

* SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD INTO THE AREA THIS MORNING…
SOMETIMES HEAVY. THE SNOW IS NOT EXPECTED TO MIX WITH OR
CHANGE TO RAIN UNTIL MID-AFTERNOON.

* TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS AND NEARLY IMPASSABLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW…
SLEET…AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

LEE AR-MARSHALL-TUNICA-TATE-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF…TUNICA
725 AM CST MON FEB 8 2010

…WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY…

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY.

* SNOW AMOUNTS AROUND 3 INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED. SOME SLEET MAY
OCCASIONALLY MIX IN WITH THE SNOW.

* SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD INTO THE AREA THIS MORNING…
SOMETIMES HEAVY. THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO MIX WITH OR CHANGE TO
RAIN BY AFTERNOON.

* TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW…
SLEET…AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

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