Freezing rain forecast in parts of state

by Antonio Miles February 12, 2018, 1:09
Freezing rain forecast in parts of state

It's extremely important that you remain cautious as we head into the weekend, as winter weather once again sets its sights on Mid-Missouri.

The snow has created hazardous road conditions.

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Eight inches were reported in parts of northern IL and in New Carlisle in northern Indiana. North wind around 9 miles per hour.

Saturday night - A chance of snow and freezing drizzle before 10 p.m., then a chance of snow.

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There is a little lingering snow showers around mostly higher based but the valley floors could see a dusting of snow heading into this evening. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind 11 to 13 miles per hour.

There's a 30 percent chance for snow showers tonight with overnight lows near 12 degrees. High near 60. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 miles per hour in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

A major winter storm swept across the U.S. Midwest on Friday, dumping nine inches (23 cm) of snow on Chicago and snarling hundreds of flights as it headed east to threaten NY and New England with heavy accumulations and dropping temperatures.

For Wichita, just expect continued cold temperatures and breezy winds for the rest of the night, with some flurries moving through late and exiting tomorrow morning. After starting in the mid to upper 20s, we'll only warm into the lower 30s in many areas. Wind chill values as low as -1. High near 51. Southeast wind 3 to 5 miles per hour.


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