... Winter Storm Warning in effect until 6 PM CST this evening...
... Ice Storm Warning is cancelled...
The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a Winter Storm
Warning for freezing rain... sleet... and snow... which is in effect
until 6 PM CST this evening. The Ice Storm Warning has been
* Timing... through 6 PM CST this evening.
* Impacts... additional ice accumulations up to a quarter inch will
be possible. Freezing rain will change over to sleet and
eventually snow by this afternoon. Sleet and snow accumulations
of 1 to 3 inches are possible.
* Power outages are possible. Strong northerly winds may knock
down trees as well. Bridges and overpasses will ice first
followed by roads. Treacherous driving conditions will only get
worse through the day.
Be aware of the dangers of Carbon monoxide... a colorless and
odorless gas that can be deadly. Carbon monoxide poisoning may
result from the use of portable fuel burning heaters... cooking
grills... or gas generators in areas that are not well ventilated.
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.