Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 10:16 AM CST on December 06, 2013
... Winter Storm Warning in effect until 6 PM CST this evening...
... Ice Storm Warning is cancelled...
The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Winter
Storm Warning for sleet... snow and freezing rain which is in
effect until 6 PM CST this evening. The Ice Storm Warning has been
* Event... periods of sleet... freezing rain and snow will continue
to occur across the area today.
* Timing... a wintry mix of precipitation will continue to affect
the area today. A mixture of sleet and freezing rain will
continue to gradually transition over to mainly sleet and some
snow as the day progresses. The precipitation will taper off
from the west later this afternoon.
* Ice accumulations... one tenth to one quarter of an inch.
* Sleet and snow accumulations... 1 to 3 inches... especially in the
higher elevations of central and west central Arkansas.
* Impact... travel conditions will be very hazardous. Numerous
downed tree branches... trees... and power lines... are expected
and may lead to the potential for widespread and prolonged power
outages. Falling trees and tree branches may also become a
danger to anyone outdoors.
A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow... sleet...
and ice are expected or occurring. Strong winds are also possible.
This will make travel very hazardous or impossible.
Individuals are encouraged to continue to monitor forecast from
the National Weather Service in Little Rock for the latest
regarding this winter storm.
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