Weather Service Issues Storm Warning


 

WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FOR SUNDAY

WHAT: Heavy snow and blowing snow expected with near blizzard conditions possible. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches. North to northwest winds gusting as high as 35 to 40 mph. 

 

WHERE: Southern and southeastern Iowa 

 

WHEN: From 3 A.M. Sunday to midnight CST Sunday night. 

 

ADDITIONAL DETAILS: Travel could become very difficult due to snow-covered roads. Areas of blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility to near one-quarter mile at times. 

 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS:  A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 511.