Statement as of 6:27 PM CDT on March 15, 2014
... Brief period of moderate snow to affect area this evening...
An band of moderate snow is developing over north central and
northeast Iowa... with visibility reduced to one half a mile at
times. A mixture of rain and snow... changing to snow will move
across portions of central Iowa between 7 and 10 PM this
evening... lasting up to 2 hours. Up to an inch of accumulation is
possible on area roads... and possibly 1 to 2 inches on grassy
areas. Roads may become partially to mostly snow covered and
slippery this evening.
Motorists are urged to exercise caution as the band of snow moves
across the region through 9 to 10 PM. After 10 PM the snow should
begin to diminish. However... roads will remain slippery for the
balance of the late evening hours. Allow extra time to reach your