Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 9:57 PM CST on December 05, 2013
... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until noon CST Friday...
A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until noon CST Friday.
* Impacts: with temperatures already well below freezing... ice has
already accumulated up to one quarter inch on area roadways.
This has resulted in very dangerous driving conditions... and
travel is strongly discouraged across the area. Ice
accumulations on trees and power lines may cause damage...
perhaps resulting in power outages as well.
* Timing: periods of freezing rain and sleet... moderate to heavy
at times... will continue through Friday morning across the entire
* Accumulations: accumulations of over one quarter inch of
ice... and up to one half inch of sleet have already occurred in
many locations. Additional accumulations of up to one half inch
will be possible through the rest of the overnight hours.
* Dangerous wind chill readings will also be possible... dropping
to near zero by Friday morning.
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.
Statement as of 2:42 AM CST on December 06, 2013
... Sleet and freezing rain continue...
Sleet... mixed with freezing rain... will continue across most of
west central Texas this morning. The most likely locations for
additional accumulations of sleet and ice will be mainly east of an
Ozona... to Mertzon... to Sweetwater line.
Law enforcement officials have reported ice and sleet
accumulations between one tenth and one half inch across most area
roadways... especially on bridges and overpasses. Therefore... we
strongly discourage travel of any kind.
For the latest Road conditions... call the Texas Department of
Transportation at... 1... 800... 4... 5... 2... 9... 2... 9... 2.
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