Winter Weather Advisory Till Midnight Tonight

Date posted - January 16, 2017

Northwest Iowa — The icy winter weather system will be gradually moving out of the region tonight, followed by moderating temperatures on Tuesday.

Wednesday through the rest of the work week looks to bring a January thaw, with plenty of upper 30s to mid 40s melting snow that has been on the ground since last December in some places.

Enjoy the quiet weather before more chances of mixed precipitation arrive this weekend!

SIOUX-O`BRIEN-PLYMOUTH-DIXON-CLAY SD-UNION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…SIOUX CENTER…ORANGE CITY…
ROCK VALLEY…HAWARDEN…HULL…SHELDON…HARTLEY…SANBORN…
LE MARS…WAKEFIELD…PONCA…ALLEN…VERMILLION…
NORTH SIOUX CITY…BERESFORD…ELK POINT…ALCESTER…JEFFERSON
441 AM CST SUN JAN 15 2017

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM MONDAY TO MIDNIGHT
CST MONDAY NIGHT…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SIOUX FALLS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MIXED PRECIPITATION…WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 3 AM MONDAY TO MIDNIGHT CST MONDAY NIGHT. THE WINTER STORM
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING…A WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION WILL BEGIN SPREADING
NORTH INTO THE AREA LATE TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO MONDAY.
PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN AS EITHER FREEZING RAIN OR
SLEET LATE TONIGHT. PRECIPITATION SHOULD SWITCH OVER TO SNOW
FROM WEST TO EAST ON MONDAY.

* ACCUMULATIONS…ICE ACCUMULATIONS COULD RANGE FROM A TENTH TO
TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH…WITH THE GREATEST ACCUMULATIONS
EXPECTED ACROSS NORTHWEST IOWA…ESPECIALLY NEAR AND EAST OF
HIGHWAY 60. AS PRECIPITATION TRANSITIONS OVER TO SNOW ON
MONDAY…SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW…SLEET…OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES…AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

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South Dakota DOT Road Conditions: CLICK HERE

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