Des Moines, IA (50317)

3:20 AM CST on December 04, 2016 (GMT -0600)
Knobhill | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Special Statement

Elev 919 ft 41.60 °N, 93.54 °W | Updated 39 days ago

Light Snow
Light Snow
56.9 °F
Feels Like 56.9 °F
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0.0
Wind Variable Wind from East
Gusts 13.0 mph

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--% Chance of Precip.
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.06 in
Visibility 1.2 miles
Clouds Overcast 300 ft
Dew Point 46 °F
Humidity 67%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:25 AM 4:44 PM
Waxing Crescent, 21% visible
METAR KIKV 040915Z AUTO 15006KT 1 1/4SM -SN OVC003 00/00 A3006 RMK AO2
Pressure 30.06 in
Visibility 1.2 miles
Clouds Overcast 300 ft
Dew Point 46 °F
Humidity 67%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:25 AM 4:44 PM
Waxing Crescent, 21% visible
METAR KIKV 040915Z AUTO 15006KT 1 1/4SM -SN OVC003 00/00 A3006 RMK AO2

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Special Statement
Issued: 3:09 AM CST Dec. 4, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Some slick roads possible early this morning...

The first appreciable snow of the season accumulated light snow
on many roads from Audubon and Carroll... north and east toward
Forest City... Webster City... Ames and Tama. Many roads in these
areas will remain snow or slush covered with slick conditions into
the early morning hours as snow persists. An inch or two may
accumulate by daybreak... especially on vegetation where less
melting occurs.

A bit farther south along the Interstate 80 corridor... including
the Des Moines Metro area... snow was beginning to increase
somewhat. Although snow amounts here will be an inch or less... the
snow could potentially combine with cooling Road temperatures to
produce similarly snow and slush covered roads toward daybreak.

Motorists are urged to slow down... drive defensively and exercise
caution early this morning as many will be unaccustomed to winter
driving conditions.


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309 am CST sun Dec 4 2016

... Some slick roads possible early this morning...

The first appreciable snow of the season accumulated light snow
on many roads from Audubon and Carroll... north and east toward
Forest City... Webster City... Ames and Tama. Many roads in these
areas will remain snow or slush covered with slick conditions into
the early morning hours as snow persists. An inch or two may
accumulate by daybreak... especially on vegetation where less
melting occurs.

A bit farther south along the Interstate 80 corridor... including
the Des Moines Metro area... snow was beginning to increase
somewhat. Although snow amounts here will be an inch or less... the
snow could potentially combine with cooling Road temperatures to
produce similarly snow and slush covered roads toward daybreak.

Motorists are urged to slow down... drive defensively and exercise
caution early this morning as many will be unaccustomed to winter
driving conditions.


Small

309 am CST sun Dec 4 2016

... Some slick roads possible early this morning...

The first appreciable snow of the season accumulated light snow
on many roads from Audubon and Carroll... north and east toward
Forest City... Webster City... Ames and Tama. Many roads in these
areas will remain snow or slush covered with slick conditions into
the early morning hours as snow persists. An inch or two may
accumulate by daybreak... especially on vegetation where less
melting occurs.

A bit farther south along the Interstate 80 corridor... including
the Des Moines Metro area... snow was beginning to increase
somewhat. Although snow amounts here will be an inch or less... the
snow could potentially combine with cooling Road temperatures to
produce similarly snow and slush covered roads toward daybreak.

Motorists are urged to slow down... drive defensively and exercise
caution early this morning as many will be unaccustomed to winter
driving conditions.


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