... Airport weather warning for Winter Storm Warning...
Freezing rain onset around 6 PM. Transition to sleet around 9 PM.
Some sleet/snow possible after midnight. Precip ending by 3 am.
Freezing rain may result in ice accumulation of around 1/10 of an
inch this evening. Heaviest activity will be from 9 PM to
midnight when sleet accumulation may exceed one inch.
.Time/S/ temperature falls below /rises above/ freezing...
Temp falls to 32f around 6 PM... rises above freezing early
Thursday afternoon. More significant accumulation would delay
.Precip rates gte one half inch an hour onset/duration...
Water equivalent rates not expected to exceed 1/2 inch per
hour... but sleet showers/thunderstorms could result in
accumulation exceeding 1/2 inch per hour.
Initial icing will be on elevated surfaces... but bursts of sleet
will collect on main Road surfaces as temperatures fall into the
20s. Isolated embedded thunderstorms could pose a temporary
lightning threat to ramp personnel and skylink.
356 am CST Wed Mar 4 2015
... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to
noon CST Thursday...
The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a Winter
Storm Warning for freezing rain... sleet... and snow... which is in
effect from 3 PM this afternoon to noon CST Thursday. The Winter
Weather Advisory is no longer in effect.
* Timing... from 3 PM Wednesday through noon Thursday.
* Precipitation type... freezing rain... sleet... and snow.
* Accumulation... 1/10 to 1/4 inch of ice... then up to 3 inches of
sleet and snow possible.
* Temperatures... falling below freezing late afternoon to early
evening. Lows in the mid to upper 20s Wednesday night.
* Impacts... accumulating ice... sleet... and snow will create
hazardous travel conditions... beginning Wednesday evening and
continuing through Thursday morning.
Slow down and use caution while driving. Bridges and overpasses
will be the first places that icy spots will develop. Do not slam
on the brakes when approaching an icy bridge or overpass.
Instead... maintain a constant safe speed and coast across the ice.
If you start to slide or skid... calmly steer in the direction of
the skid to straighten the vehicle out and regain control.