Winter Storm Watch update for SW IA (12:15-pm/NWS – Valley,NE)

Weather

March 22nd, 2013 by Ric Hanson

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    …WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING…

* TIMING…LIGHT SNOW SHOULD SPREAD ACROSS THE AREA SATURDAY
AFTERNOON BEFORE BECOMING MODERATE AND PERHAPS BRIEFLY HEAVY
BY SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING. THE SNOW SHOULD DECREASE
TO FLURRIES BY SUNDAY EVENING.

* MAIN IMPACT…ROADS COULD INITIALLY BECOME SLICK LATE SATURDAY
AFTERNOON WITH UNPLOWED ROADS…SIDEWALKS AND DRIVEWAYS
BECOMING SNOW COVERED OR SNOW-PACKED SATURDAY NIGHT INTO
SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW…SLEET…OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.