Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 2:59 PM CST on December 12, 2013
... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 6 am Friday to 6 am CST
The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow... sleet and freezing rain... which is in
effect from 6 am Friday to 6 am CST Saturday.
* Timing and areas affected... a wintry mix will impact much of the
Missouri Ozarks Friday and Friday night generally east of
Interstate 49... or east of a line from Nevada to Cassville.
Winter precipitation will begin early Friday morning across
southwestern Missouri and spread into central Missouri and the
Eastern Ozarks by mid to late morning.
Precipitation will transition to rain across much of the area
Friday afternoon before changing back over to a wintry mix
* Snow and sleet accumulations... sleet will occur at times mainly
Friday morning and again Friday night while light snow develops
Friday night. Total snow and sleet accumulations will range from
a trace to less than an inch at most locations with one to two
inches possible across central Missouri and the Eastern Ozarks.
* Ice accumulations... freezing rain will fall Friday resulting in
ice accumulations from a few hundredths of an inch to around one
tenth of an inch.
* Impacts... the wintry mix of precipitation will result in
hazardous travel conditions Friday and Friday night especially on
bridges... overpasses... and untreated roads. Travel conditions
will deteriorate from southwest to northeast Friday morning.
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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