Muhlenberg Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 4:02 PM CST Jan. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until midnight CST
tonight...

* what... snow. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches.
Several locations have already received 6 to 9 inches across
portions of Wayne, Carter and Ripley counties. However, the snow
will diminish rapidly over the next hour, so no upgrade to a
warning is planned at this time. Winds will gust as high as 40
mph.

* Where... portions of southeast Missouri, western Kentucky and
southern Illinois.

* When... until midnight CST tonight.

* Additional details... plan on extremely hazardous travel
conditions. The strong winds and heavy snow rates will cause
extremely low visibilities. There have already been numerous
accidents reported.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads
and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

The latest Road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.