Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 4:27 AM CDT on March 16, 2014
... Winter Weather Advisory now in effect from 10 am this morning
to 1 am CDT Monday...
The Winter Weather Advisory is now in effect from 10 am this
morning to 1 am CDT Monday... for areas along and northwest of a
line from Van Buren to Cape Girardeau Missouri and onto Marion and
Shawneetown Illinois... and Evansville and Rockport Indiana.
* Timing: precipitation should begin to change over to freezing
rain from north to south after 9 am. The precipitation is
expected to mix with or change over to sleet by midday. A brief
period of light snow will be possible before the precipitation
ends from northwest to southeast late this afternoon and early
* Main impact: sleet and snow accumulations will generally be an
inch or less... with a very minor glaze underneath.
* Other impacts: roads are likely to become slick in spots.
Bridges and untreated roads will be the most treacherous. As
temperatures fall through the 20s tonight... more widespread
travel problems are likely to develop. In addition... strong
northeast winds may gust 30 to 40 mph at times today. This will
create wind chills near 20 degrees by late afternoon. Wind
chills will drop well into the teens tonight.
A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow... sleet... or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities... and use caution while
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