... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 6 am CST
* timing... snow will develop by daybreak... becoming moderate to
heavy through the morning hours. Heavy snow may continue through
the afternoon and evening with snow ending Wednesday morning.
* Snow accumulations... total snow accumulations of 6 to 10 inches
* Winds / visibilities... significant reductions in visibility
are possible in the falling snow... and also in blowing snow as
northerly winds increase to 20 to 30 mph with occasional gusts
over 30 mph into Tuesday night.
* Impacts... plan on difficult driving conditions... including
during the evening commute on Tuesday. Roads will quickly become
snow covered on Tuesday.
* Wind and visibility... north wind 20 to 30 mph with gusts over
30 mph will result in visibility less than one mile at times.
Precautionary/preparedness actions... a Winter Storm Warning for
heavy snow and blowing snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow
are forecast that will make travel dangerous... and visibilities
will be limited further due to strong winds blowing snow around.
Only travel in an emergency. If you must travel... keep an extra
flashlight... food... and water in your vehicle in case of an
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Issued: 9:24 PM CST Jan. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service