Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 6:47 AM CST on December 05, 2013
... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 6 PM CST Friday...
A Winter Storm Warning for snow... sleet and freezing rain remains
in effect until 6 PM CST Friday.
* Timing and areas affected... areas of southern Missouri along and
south of an Anderson to Ozark to Winona today through late
* Snow and sleet accumulations... 4 to 8 inches of snow is expected by
the time precipitation ends late Friday afternoon.
* Ice accumulations... precipitation will likely begin as sleet or
light freezing rain over south central Missouri today... which
could linger into the early evening before changing over to
snow. Ice accumulations of a tenth to quarter of an inch will be
possible south and east of a Gainesville to Eminence line.
* Impacts... significant impacts to travel are expected across the
region today and Friday. This will include this afternoon and Friday
morning commutes. With temperatures dropping to or below
freezing in many locations before precipitation starts to
fall... rapid accumulations and impacts to area roadways are
expected once precipitation begins.
A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow...
sleet... and ice are expected or occurring. Strong winds are also
possible. This will make travel very hazardous or impossible.
Consider taking a winter storm kit along with you. This kit should
include such items as tire chains... booster cables... a
flashlight... shovel... blankets... extra clothing and anything else
that would help you survive in case you become stranded.
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