649  
WWUS43 KDVN 180913  
WSWDVN  
 
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL  
313 AM CST FRI JAN 18 2019  
   
..WINTER STORM TO BRING HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
 
 
.A SIGNIFICANT WINTER STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING ACCUMULATING SNOW  
AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS TO THE REGION OVER THE NEXT  
24 TO 36 HOURS. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE AREA  
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING, CONTINUING OVERNIGHT BEFORE TAPERING  
OFF SATURDAY MORNING. TOTAL SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 8  
INCHES ARE EXPECTED, WITH THE HIGHER AMOUNTS LIKELY FOCUSING  
NORTH AND WEST OF A LINE FROM MOUNT CARROLL, ILLINOIS TO WASHINGTON,  
IOWA. IN ADDITION, STRONG WINDS WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT AND CONTINUE  
THROUGH MUCH OF SATURDAY LEADING TO CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND  
DRIFTING OF THE FLUFFY SNOW AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.  
 
ILZ016>018-024>026-035-181715-  
/O.UPG.KDVN.WS.A.0001.190119T0000Z-190119T2100Z/  
/O.EXB.KDVN.WS.W.0002.190119T0000Z-190119T2100Z/  
HENRY IL-BUREAU-PUTNAM-MERCER-HENDERSON-WARREN-MCDONOUGH-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF GENESEO, PRINCETON, HENNEPIN, ALEDO,  
OQUAWKA, MONMOUTH, AND MACOMB  
313 AM CST FRI JAN 18 2019  
 
...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 PM  
CST SATURDAY...  
 
* WHAT...HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 6  
INCHES EXPECTED. WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 35 MPH.  
 
* WHERE...PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL, NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL  
ILLINOIS.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 PM CST SATURDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS. PATCHY  
BLOWING SNOW COULD SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE VISIBILITY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER  
CONDITIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. IF YOU  
MUST TRAVEL, KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT, FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR  
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/QUADCITIES  
 

 
 

 
 
ILZ034-181715-  
/O.UPG.KDVN.WS.A.0001.190118T2100Z-190119T2100Z/  
/O.EXB.KDVN.WS.W.0002.190119T0000Z-190119T2100Z/  
HANCOCK-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF CARTHAGE  
313 AM CST FRI JAN 18 2019  
 
...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 PM  
CST SATURDAY...  
 
* WHAT...HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 6  
INCHES EXPECTED. WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 35 MPH.  
 
* WHERE...HANCOCK COUNTY.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 PM CST SATURDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS. PATCHY  
BLOWING SNOW COULD SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE VISIBILITY. THE  
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS COULD IMPACT THE EVENING COMMUTE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER  
CONDITIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. IF YOU  
MUST TRAVEL, KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT, FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR  
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/QUADCITIES  
 

 
 

 
 
IAZ066>068-078-088-089-098-099-ILZ001-002-007-009-015-181715-  
/O.UPG.KDVN.WS.A.0001.190118T2100Z-190119T1800Z/  
/O.EXA.KDVN.WS.W.0002.190118T2100Z-190119T1800Z/  
CLINTON-MUSCATINE-SCOTT-LOUISA-HENRY IA-DES MOINES-VAN BUREN-LEE-  
JO DAVIESS-STEPHENSON-CARROLL-WHITESIDE-ROCK ISLAND-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CLINTON, MUSCATINE, DAVENPORT,  
BETTENDORF, WAPELLO, MOUNT PLEASANT, BURLINGTON, KEOSAUQUA,  
FORT MADISON, GALENA, FREEPORT, MOUNT CARROLL, STERLING, MOLINE,  
AND ROCK ISLAND  
313 AM CST FRI JAN 18 2019  
 
...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO  
NOON CST SATURDAY...  
 
* WHAT...HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7  
INCHES EXPECTED. WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 35 MPH.  
 
* WHERE...PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST IOWA AND  
NORTHWEST ILLINOIS.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO NOON CST SATURDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...TRAVEL COULD BE VERY DIFFICULT. PATCHY  
BLOWING SNOW COULD SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE VISIBILITY. THE  
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS COULD IMPACT THE EVENING COMMUTE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER  
CONDITIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. IF YOU  
MUST TRAVEL, KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT, FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR  
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/QUADCITIES  
 

 
 

 
 
MOZ009-010-181715-  
/O.UPG.KDVN.WS.A.0001.190118T2100Z-190119T2100Z/  
/O.EXA.KDVN.WS.W.0002.190118T2100Z-190119T1800Z/  
SCOTLAND-CLARK-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MEMPHIS AND KAHOKA  
313 AM CST FRI JAN 18 2019  
 
...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO  
NOON CST SATURDAY...  
 
* WHAT...HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7  
INCHES EXPECTED. WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 35 MPH.  
 
* WHERE...SCOTLAND AND CLARK COUNTIES.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO NOON CST SATURDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...TRAVEL COULD BE VERY DIFFICULT. PATCHY  
BLOWING SNOW COULD SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE VISIBILITY. THE  
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS COULD IMPACT THE EVENING COMMUTE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER  
CONDITIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. IF YOU  
MUST TRAVEL, KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT, FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR  
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/QUADCITIES  
 

 
 

 
 
IAZ040>042-051>053-181715-  
/O.CON.KDVN.WS.W.0002.190118T1800Z-190119T1800Z/  
BUCHANAN-DELAWARE-DUBUQUE-BENTON-LINN-JONES-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF INDEPENDENCE, MANCHESTER, DUBUQUE,  
VINTON, CEDAR RAPIDS, AND ANAMOSA  
313 AM CST FRI JAN 18 2019  
 
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON  
CST SATURDAY...  
 
* WHAT...HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7  
INCHES EXPECTED.  
 
* WHERE...PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST IOWA.  
 
* WHEN...FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON CST SATURDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...TRAVEL COULD BE VERY DIFFICULT. PATCHY  
BLOWING SNOW COULD SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE VISIBILITY. THE  
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS COULD IMPACT THE EVENING COMMUTE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER  
CONDITIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. IF YOU  
MUST TRAVEL, KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT, FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR  
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/QUADCITIES  
 

 
 

 
 
IAZ054-063>065-076-077-087-181715-  
/O.CON.KDVN.WS.W.0002.190118T2100Z-190119T1800Z/  
JACKSON-IOWA-JOHNSON-CEDAR-KEOKUK-WASHINGTON-JEFFERSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MAQUOKETA, MARENGO, IOWA CITY, TIPTON,  
SIGOURNEY, WASHINGTON, AND FAIRFIELD  
313 AM CST FRI JAN 18 2019  
 
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS  
AFTERNOON TO NOON CST SATURDAY...  
 
* WHAT...HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7  
INCHES EXPECTED. WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 35 MPH.  
 
* WHERE...PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST IOWA.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO NOON CST SATURDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...TRAVEL COULD BE VERY DIFFICULT. PATCHY  
BLOWING SNOW COULD SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE VISIBILITY. THE  
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS COULD IMPACT THE EVENING COMMUTE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER  
CONDITIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. IF YOU  
MUST TRAVEL, KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT, FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR  
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/QUADCITIES  
 

 
 

 
 
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