McAlester, OK

2:14 PM CST on February 28, 2015 (GMT -0600)
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Elev 591 ft 34.40 °N, 96.15 °W | Updated 19 minutes ago

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Feels Like 30 °F
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6:54 AM 6:17 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 79% visible
Pressure 30.38 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 700 ft
Overcast 1400 ft
Dew Point 30 °F
Humidity 100%
Rainfall 0.07 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 2 out of 12
Pollen 5.20 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KAQR 281955Z AUTO 00000KT 2SM UP BKN007 OVC014 M01/M01 A3038 RMK AO2 P0002

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Pressure 30.38 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 700 ft
Overcast 1400 ft
Dew Point 30 °F
Humidity 100%
Rainfall 0.07 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 2 out of 12
Pollen 5.20 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KAQR 281955Z AUTO 00000KT 2SM UP BKN007 OVC014 M01/M01 A3038 RMK AO2 P0002

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Nowcast | as of 1:19 PM CST on February 28, 2015

At 1:19 am...National Weather Service Doppler radars continued to detect areas of light to moderate snow spreading across eastern Oklahoma and into western Arkansas. A more intense snow band was moving across portions of far eastern Oklahoma...and into northwest Arkansas. A wintry mix was being reported across far southeast Oklahoma. All this activity was moving toward the northeast...around 40 miles per hour. Through 3:00 PM...periods of light to moderate snowfall will persist across much of the forecast area. A mix of snow...sleet...and rain will be possible across southeast Oklahoma. Snowfall amounts of a trace...up to an inch per hour will be common...with higher amounts likely across northeast Oklahoma and into northwest Arkansas. With the snow that already fell yesterday...this could increase snow depth amounts to over 6 inches in some locations. A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for the area...along and north of Highway 412. If you must travel...drive carefully as roadways will likely deteriorate quickly.

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Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 9:40 AM CST on February 28, 2015

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until midnight CST
tonight...

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect...

For the following counties...
* in Oklahoma... Cherokee... Adair... creek... Okfuskee... Okmulgee...
   Wagoner... Pushmataha... Choctaw... Pittsburg... Sequoyah...
   McIntosh... Muskogee... Le Flore... Latimer and Haskell. In
   Arkansas... Washington... Madison... Crawford... Sebastian and
   Franklin.

Hazardous weather...
* light to moderate snow will continue to spread across northeast
   Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas into the evening hours. Across
   southeast Oklahoma... light snow is expected to mix with or
   change over to light sleet and or light freezing rain this
   afternoon.

* 1 to 3 inches of snow is expected... mainly across northeast
   Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas. A thin coating of ice will
   likely develop across parts of southeast Oklahoma that see the
   changeover to light freezing rain.

Impacts...
* roads in the advisory area may become slick and hazardous...
   especially on bridges and overpasses and non-treated surfaces.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...
* use extra caution if driving. Attempt to stay on treated
   roadways. Expect travel delays.

* Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio... commercial radio or
   television for the latest information concerning this weather
   event. Additional weather information can also be found at:
   weather.Gov/Tulsa.