Winter Storm Warning Issued; Snow & Freezing Drizzle Expected

Accumulating snow arrives this afternoon; continuing into Wednesday morning. Difficult travel conditions are expected with snow-packed and icy roads. Please travel with caution and be winter weather ready.

WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 AM WEDNESDAY

  • WHAT: Heavy snow with light freezing rain expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 7 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze expected. Locally higher snowfall amounts are possible.
  • WHERE: Republic, Washington, Marshall, Nemaha and Brown Counties.
  • WHEN: From 3 PM this afternoon to 9 AM Wednesday.
  • ADDITIONAL DETAILS: Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute.

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 Kansas can be obtained by calling 511 or visiting kandrive.org.

Here’s an updated depiction of the expected start and end timeframes for wintry precipitation today into Wednesday.