Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 9:45 PM CST on December 04, 2013
... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 6 PM Thursday to
6 PM CST Friday...
* timing... freezing rain is expected to begin Thursday evening and
continue through Friday. Some light amounts of sleet are also
* Main impact... ice accumulations will create hazardous travel
conditions on area roads... especially on bridges and overpasses.
Significant travel impacts are possible during this
event... where ice accumulations may make Road surfaces
impassable at times through Friday afternoon.
* Other possible impacts... ice accumulations may bring down
trees and power lines... and could cause power outages.
* Accumulation... around one quarter inch of ice accumulation is
possible during this event. The highest accumulations will tend
to be on elevated surfaces... such as bridges... overpasses and
trees. Very light sleet accumulation is possible Friday.
roads... bridges... and overpasses in the warning area will be very
hazardous... and possibly impassible. Do not travel unless it is an
emergency. Keep an extra blanket... flashlight... food... and water
in your vehicle in case you become stranded.
Tree branches may break due to the weight of ice accumulation
which may cause power outages. Prepare for interruptions to power
service if you are in the warning area.
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