Posted 388 days ago – National Weather Service

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Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 am CDT this morning.

A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 am CDT this morning.

  • Timing: snow will gradually become lighter through Sunrise, with areas of blowing snow.
  • Accumulations: additional accumulation of up to one inch, with storm total accumulations of 6 to 12 inches with locally higher amounts.
  • Wind: northwest winds of 15 to 25 mph will continue to cause drifting snow through Sunrise.
  • Impacts: snow covered and hazardous roadways will be the primary impacts.

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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.

What is a Winter Storm Warning?

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A winter weather event including 1) snow, ice, or sleet meeting or exceeding locally defined 12 and/or 24 hour warning criteria; or 2) a combination of snow, ice, or sleet and blowing snow with at least one of the precipitation elements meeting or exceeding locally defined 12 and/or 24 hour warning criteria. Source: nws.noaa.gov