Severe Weather Alerts
Winter Storm Warning:
Issued at: 10:59 am CDT on April 16, 2014, expires at: 7:00 AM CDT on April 17, 2014
- ...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 am CDT Thursday... A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 am CDT Thursday.
- Timing...snow will continue...with periods of heavy snow...will continue through tonight. The snow may mix with rain for a brief period early this afternoon. The snow will taper off early Thursday morning.
- Snow accumulation...6 to 10 inches...with lower amounts in southern portions of these counties due to rainfall mixing in with the snow today.
- Other impacts...travel will be hazardous through early Thursday morning. This will be a wet snow which will be difficult to shovel. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency. If you must travel...keep an extra flashlight... food...and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.