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Snow tonight will result in moist commute Wednesday AM in Kansas Metropolis
January 24, 2023
Sorry snow-lovers – this would possibly not be a giant snow maker for us! This technique continues to development just a little hotter and can restrict a lot of the accumulation to the grass, elevated and untreated surfaces.
Check out the place the system is true now. It is already producing snow throughout Texas, Oklahoma and south central Kansas!
This storm is about to maneuver on this night. The truth is, you might discover some mild rain develop across the night commute by the dinner hour. A transition to snow will occur quickly after resulting in the window of snow accumulation between 12am-6am. Let’s break it down.
Now – 5pm: Cloudy with temperatures reaching the higher 30s to close 40°.
5pm – 8pm: Gentle rain strikes in from south to north.
8pm – 12am: Rain mixes with and finally modifications to snow. Temperatures drop to 33-36°. Roads are primarily moist right now.
12am – 6am: Widespread snow begins particularly as temperatures calm down. Temperatures will vary from 31-33°. However 1 diploma colder would enhance the buildup & impacts to the roads drastically!
Snow Quantities: Kansas Metropolis might choose up between a dusting-2″ of snow, primarily on grassy, untreated and elevated surfaces. Lesser quantities of a Hint-1″ is predicted northwest of KC with totals between of 1-3″ doable southeast of KC.
We proceed to notice the heavier snow accumulations south of the I-44 hall from southeastern Missouri to northern Arkansas. That is the place the Winter Storm Warning has been issued by Wednesday afternoon! Undoubtedly need to keep away from touring on this a part of the nation Wednesday.
Street Situations: Drive fastidiously in your Wednesday morning commute! Roads will possible stay moist to slushy, nonetheless, a few of our neighborhood streets, untreated surfaces, and bridges/overpasses might have extra slick spots to observe for.
Challenges: Like different storms this season, this one would not come with out challenges. A level or two issues, particularly once we’re speaking about accumulating versus melting snow! We can be watching the temperatures very carefully within the morning earlier than you allow for work.
The complete group is working at present to trace this evolving & continuously altering forecast.
Myself and Cassie Wilson can be on TV beginning at 4 a.m. Wednesday. Cassie can be in Storm Tracker to let you know the way circumstances are fairing for the commute. Bear in mind, a distinction in 1 diploma can change accumulations & impacts in your space. See you all then!