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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Springfield MO
254 AM CDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...Cold high pressure will bring freezing temperatures to the
Ozarks...

.A cold Canadian air mass will move across the plains to day and
settle over the Ozarks region tonight. The center of the Surface
high will move nearly overhead allowing temperatures to fall below
freezing for much of the eastern Ozarks with the reminder of the
region seeing a likely frost.


KSZ097-101-MOZ077-088-093-094-101-102-202000-


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Including the cities of Chicopee, Lone Oak, Pittsburg,
Baxter Springs, Lowell, Riverton, Columbus, Neutral, Sherwin,
Stippville, Kenoma, Lamar, Joplin, Carthage, Neosho, Aurora,
Mount Vernon, Marionville, Anderson, Noel, Goodman,
South West City, Pineville, Rocky Comfort, Monett, Madry,
and Cassville
254 AM CDT Sat Oct 20 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...
...FROST ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 8 AM CDT SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a Frost
Advisory, which is in effect from 2 AM to 8 AM CDT Sunday.

* VISIBILITY...Less than a quarter of mile at times over the
next few hours. The passage of a cold front late tonight will
allow the visibility to improve by 4 am in most areas.

* TEMPERATURE...Temperatures will fall into the lower 30s tonight
with some locations falling below the freezing mark.

* Impacts...Areas from southeast Kansas into southwest Missouri
will see areas of dense fog tonight. This includes Interstates
49 in the Joplin area and Interstate 44 west of Springfield.
Rapid changes in visibility will occur quickly over short
driving distances.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one quarter mile. If driving, slow down, use
your headlights, and leave plenty of distance ahead of you.

A Frost Advisory means that widespread frost is expected.
Sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered.

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