... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until noon CST Friday...
A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until noon CST Friday.
* Impacts: with ground temperatures falling to well below
freezing... ice will develop easily on area roadways. Dangerous
driving conditions due to icy roads are likely. Ice
accumulations on trees and power lines may cause damage...
perhaps resulting in power outages as well.
* Timing: light freezing rain and sleet will continue to develop
through Thursday afternoon along and north of Interstate 20.
This wintry mix will increase and become more widespread by
late afternoon and early evening... and continue into Friday
* Accumulations: a mixture of freezing rain and sleet will result
in ice accumulations of over one quarter inch. If
the precipitation falls mainly as sleet... accumulations will be
* Dangerous wind chill readings will also be possible... dropping
to near zero by Friday morning.
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.