Posting Date: 12/13/2013
Title: Weekend Weather Alert

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
422 AM EST FRI DEC 13 2013
 
...MORE SNOW FOR THE MID OHIO VALLEY...
 
.SNOW WILL DEVELOP WELL OUT AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM AND SPREAD ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. THE LOW WILL TRACK
FROM THE MID MISSISSIPPI VALLEY INTO SOUTHEAST OHIO ON SATURDAY.
AS IT DOES...SOME WARMER AIR WILL GET DRAWN NORTH...CAUSING THE
SNOW TO MIX WITH OR EVEN CHANGE TO RAIN FOR LOCATIONS NEAR AND
SOUTH OF THE INTERSTATE 70 CORRIDOR. THE PRECIPITATION WILL
DIMINISH QUICKLY SATURDAY EVENING AS THE LOW WEAKENS AND CONTINUES
OFF TO THE EAST.
 
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS
EVENING TO 7 PM EST SATURDAY...
 
* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW.
 
* ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 5 INCHES.
 
* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE
  NIGHT. THE SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH OF SATURDAY WITH THE
  SNOW BECOMING MIXED WITH RAIN DURING SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
  PRECIPITATION WILL THEN TAPER OFF BY SATURDAY EVENING.
 
* IMPACTS...TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES ARE EXPECTED DUE TO REDUCED
  VISIBILITIES AND SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
 
REMEMBER...A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS
OF SNOW WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION
WHILE DRIVING.
 
STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS
CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/ILN.