Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 7:51 PM CDT op 11 maart 2014
... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from midnight EDT
/11 PM CDT/ tonight to 5 PM EDT /4 PM CDT/ Wednesday...
* timing... rain will move into the area late this evening and
change to snow after midnight... and then continue through
Wednesday morning before tapering off by Wednesday afternoon.
* Snow accumulation... 6 to 9 inches... with considerable
blowing and drifting snow.
* Impacts... heavy snowfall rates of one to two inches per
hour... and north winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 35 to 40
mph will result in hazardous travel conditions late tonight
and Wednesday. The strong winds may also cause tree branches
to be blown down... possibly resulting in a few power outages.
A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow
are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an
emergency. If you must travel... keep an extra flashlight...
food... and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.
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