Weather Alerts for Poweshiek County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Storm Warning  WINTER STORM WARNING   Winter Storm Warning
POWESHIEK COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Boone - Calhoun - Carroll - Crawford - Dallas - Greene - Guthrie - Jasper - Lucas - Madison - Mahaska - Marion - Monroe - Polk - Poweshiek - Sac - Story - Wapello - Warren
Effective: Tue, 2/19 9:00pm Updated: Tue, 2/19 3:06pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 2/20 12:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...Heavy Snowfall Across Iowa Late This Evening Into Wednesday...
.Another winter storm will impact much of Iowa late this
evening into Wednesday. Beginning this evening, snow will develop
over southwestern Iowa, and move northeast through the late
evening and overnight hours. The snow will fall heavily at times
through the night before gradually tapering off and moving out
Wednesday afternoon. Although winds will remain fairly light,
visibility will be significantly reduced during periods of intense
snowfall and road conditions will rapidly deteriorate tonight.
...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
NOON CST WEDNESDAY...
* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 9
inches expected.
* WHERE...Central Iowa.
* WHEN...From 9 PM this evening to noon CST Wednesday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult. The
hazardous conditions could impact the Wednesday morning
commute.

Information:
A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you
must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.
The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.