Another shot of snow arrives Monday night
- Author: Jon Douglas Feb 07, 2018,
Feb 07, 2018, 1:26
A Winter Weather Advisory for 3 to 6-inches of snow area-wide is in effect for this afternoon and evening (Noon to Midnight CST) with snowfall rates looking to peak around the late afternoon/early evening commute.
Drivers should plan for hard travel conditions, including during morning and evening commute hours on Wednesday. "Total snow and sleet accumulations of 4 to 8 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze are possible", the NWS says. Calm wind becoming west around 5 miles per hour.
Well, we have had underwhelming snow events the past several days, and another system moves in tonight.
There's also a chance of wintry precipitation this weekend.
He said precipitation will begin in the 5-7 a.m. time period and become heavy snow during the morning. West wind 7 to 9 miles per hour.
A winter weather system is expected to drop more snow on Knox County today. Expect a high of 33 degrees. Des Moines got about 5.4 inches - the most seen in the capital city in more than two years. "A thump of snow is expected around 10-11a.m. before warm air mixes into the region". Cloudy, with a high near 35. Another one to three inches could fall at night, mainly before 9 p.m. The chance of precipitation is 80 percent with new precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Not to sound like a broken record, but as everybody knows, Missouri weather is highly unpredictable and what parts of southeast Missouri end up receiving snow, sleet or freezing rain can change quickly. East wind 3 to 8 miles per hour.
Thursday Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Subzero low temperatures will grip the northern Plains and upper Midwest while teens and single digits are likely in the rest of the Midwest and Great Lakes.