Corson Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 1:47 AM MST on December 22, 2014

...Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 6 PM CST /5 PM MST/ this evening to 6 PM CST /5 PM MST/ Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Aberdeen has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow...which is in effect from 6 PM CST /5 PM MST/ this evening to 6 PM CST /5 PM MST/ Tuesday.

* Timing...rain will change over to snow through the day with generally light accumulation...however more widespread snow will become better established this evening and overnight. Snow will begin to tapper off mid day Tuesday.

* Winds/visibility...winds of 20 to 30 mph will result in localized areas of blowing and drifting. Visibility may be reduced to one half mile at times.

* Snow accumulations...3 to 5 inches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means that visibilities will be limited due to a combination of falling and blowing snow. Use caution when traveling...especially in open areas.

Special Statement
Statement as of 12:55 AM MST on December 22, 2014

...Patchy freezing rain possible this morning...

A broken band of light rain and freezing rain will make its way east across the Missouri River valley early this morning. However...temperatures are expected to warm to or above freezing during the early morning hours...which should limit any ice accumulations.

However...if you are out and about this morning...please be aware of the potential for icy roads and walkways.

Tdk