Weather

County,
Winter Weather Advisory issued February 23 at 6:35PM CST until February 24 at 6:00PM CST by NWS
Effective: 6:35 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016
Expires: 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM
CST WEDNESDAY...
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM CST
WEDNESDAY.
* RAIN WILL TRANSITION OVER TO WET SNOW LATE TONIGHT OVER
PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...THEN ALONG THE MISSISSIPPI
RIVER AND OVER SOUTHERN ILLINOIS WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE SNOW
WILL CONTINUE DURING THE DAY...BEFORE TAPERING OFF FROM WEST
TO EAST WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
* 2 TO 4 INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED...WITH THE GREATEST AMOUNTS TO THE
WEST OF A JACKSON MISSOURI TO MT VERNON ILLINOIS LINE. IN THAT
AREA...SOME LOCATIONS MAY SEE EVEN HIGHER AMOUNTS.
* IMPACTS FROM THE SNOWFALL REMAIN QUESTIONABLE. ROAD SURFACES
WILL BE WARM AT FIRST DUE TO RECENT CONDITIONS. ALSO...MUCH OF
THE SNOW WILL FALL DURING THE DAYLIGHT HOURS WITH SURFACE
TEMPERATURES REMAINING ABOVE THE FREEZING MARK. THUS...MUCH OF
ANY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS COULD BE LIMITED TO GRASSY SURFACES.
* HOWEVER...WHERE MORE INTENSE PRECIPITATION OCCURS...SLUSHY
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE A POSSIBILITY AND VISIBILITIES
COULD FALL RAPIDLY. THUS...MOTORISTS SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND USE
EXTRA CAUTION IF DRIVING LATE TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.

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