Macoupin Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 4:25 AM CST on March 01, 2015

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 6 PM CST this
evening...

* timing... snow will gradually diminish today... possibly mixing
with sleet or freezing drizzle for a brief period.

* Accumulations... 5 to 8 inches of snow.

* Winds... west 5 mph or less.

* Impacts... the wintry precipitation will result in hazardous
travel conditions... especially on bridges... overpasses... and
untreated roads. Parking lots and sidewalks will become
slippery as well.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means that 6 inches or more of snow is
expected. The accumulation of snow will make travel extremely
difficult... if not impossible. If travel is necessary... make sure
to exercise caution. Begin your travel with a tank full of
gas... and carry a winter storm kit which includes a shovel...
flashlight... cellphone... and blankets of extra warm clothing.





Local Storm Report


03/01/2015 0430 am

Gillespie, Macoupin County.

Snow m7.5 inch, reported by public.






03/01/2015 0147 am

Plainview, Macoupin County.

Snow e5.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Still snowing





03/01/2015 1223 am

6 miles SW of Carlinville, Macoupin County.

Snow m4.2 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Still snowing





03/01/2015 1207 am

1 miles S of Medora, Macoupin County.

Snow m3.6 inch, reported by trained spotter.






02/28/2015 1106 PM

Bunker Hill, Macoupin County.

Snow m4.5 inch, reported by broadcast media.






02/28/2015 1042 PM

Brighton, Macoupin County.

Snow m3.5 inch, reported by broadcast media.






02/28/2015 1037 PM

Carlinville, Macoupin County.

Snow m3.5 inch, reported by trained spotter.






02/28/2015 1000 PM

Brighton, Macoupin County.

Snow m3.2 inch, reported by public.






02/28/2015 0810 PM

Brighton, Macoupin County.

Snow m2.6 inch, reported by Post office.






02/28/2015 0800 PM

6 miles SW of Carlinville, Macoupin County.

Snow m2.8 inch, reported by trained spotter.






02/28/2015 0710 PM

1 miles S of Medora, Macoupin County.

Snow m2.2 inch, reported by co-op observer.






02/28/2015 0701 PM

Brighton, Macoupin County.

Snow m2.0 inch, reported by public.






02/28/2015 0648 PM

Carlinville, Macoupin County.

Snow m2.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.






02/28/2015 0531 PM

Brighton, Macoupin County.

Snow m1.3 inch, reported by public.






02/28/2015 0509 PM

6 miles S of Carlinville, Macoupin County.

Snow m1.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.






02/28/2015 0436 PM

Brighton, Macoupin County.

Snow m0.8 inch, reported by public.