Winter Weather Advisory Continues until Noon today (Wed,) for some area counties

Weather

February 27th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

COUNTIES: AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-CASS 134 AM CST WED FEB 27 2013

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY…

* SHORT TERM TRENDS…PERIODS OF LIGHT TO LOCALLY MODERATE SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH EARLY MORNING. NORTHWEST PORTIONS OF THE AREA WILL HAVE MUCH LIGHTER SNOW.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS…SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF FROM 4 TO 7 INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED BY WEDNESDAY MORNING WITH THE GREATEST AMOUNTS OVER THE SOUTHEAST. THERE WILL BE A SHARP NORTHWEST EDGE TO THE SNOW WHERE AN INCH OR LESS IS EXPECTED.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY…NORTH WINDS AT 10 TO 15 MPH WILL CAUSE MINOR BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL REMAIN DIFFICULT DUE TO SNOW COVERED AND VERY SLICK ROADS THROUGH THE MORNING COMMUTE. PERSONS SHOULD EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION DURING THE WEDNESDAY MORNING COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT TRAVEL WILL BE IMPACTED DUE TO SNOW COVERED AND SLICK ROADS. USE EXTREME CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING…ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS AND DURING THE MORNING COMMUTE.