... Ice Storm Warning remains in effect from 6 am to 6 PM CST
* timing... from 6 am to 6 PM CST Friday evening.
* Impacts... ice accumulations of a quarter inch to a half inch can
be expected. Freezing rain may change over to sleet during the
afternoon. Only trace amounts of sleet accumulations can be expected.
* Power outages are likely. Strong northerly winds may knock down
trees as well. Bridges and overpasses will ice first followed by roads.
An Ice Storm Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Significant amounts of ice accumulations
will make travel dangerous or impossible. Travel is strongly
discouraged. Commerce will likely be severely impacted. If you
must travel... keep an extra flashlight... food... and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency. Ice accumulations and winds will
likely lead to snapped power lines and falling tree branches that
add to the danger.