Ice will make roads during the commute home from the office rough but heavy snow tonight will make roads treacherous with any unnecessary travel not worth the drive. This will be followed by heavy snow, with rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour possible late Friday evening into early Saturday morning. Accumulations of snow, if any, are under an inch.
The northern Plains are expected to be near or below zero degrees, while southern Louisiana will be in the 40s from Friday through the weekend. Temperatures are expected to remain freezing until Sunday across the region.
A flood warning remains in effect until 7:45 p.m. Friday for all of Western New York while temperatures remain above freezing.
Friday - Rain, freezing rain, and sleet before 1 p.m., then freezing rain and sleet between 1 and 4 p.m., then snow and sleet after 4 p.m.
Snow will mix in with sleet anytime from the afternoon to early evening, before switching over to pure snow all night into early Saturday morning as temperatures continue to cool to the 20s and teens.
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The Midwest will see about half a foot of snow fall while MS to Tennessee and IN could see half a foot with ice accumulation of a quarter of an inch, according to ABC News.
Mon: High: 30 Low: 17 Mostly to partly cloudy, breezy. A Storm 5 Alert has been issued for that time period. Bringing storm totals of 8 to 14 inches. "But the later they can come in the more it will allow that to happen".
NW Indiana will see a wintry mix shortly after midnight, central Indiana will see a wintry mix by 3 or 4 am. Precautionary/Preparedness Actions A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected. Most of the state will have a chance for a few inches of snow, with slightly higher amounts focused farther north.
Ice will accumulate on bridges and overpasses first, then secondary street, and finally major thoroughfares such as I-40 and I-24.