Winter Storm Warning Now Posted For WRMJ Listening Area

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ISSUES WINTER STORM WARNING 
FOR WRMJ LISTENING AREA FROM NOON FRIDAY TO 6 PM CST
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy mixed precipitation expected. Total snow
  accumulations of 3 to 6 inches and ice accumulations of one
  tenth to two tenths of an inch. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph
  producing near whiteout conditions at times.

* WHERE...Portions of east central, northeast and southeast Iowa
  and northwest Illinois.

* WHEN...From noon Friday to 6 PM CST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. Patchy blowing snow
  could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions
  could impact the Friday evening commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

In Illinois, go to www.gettingaroundillinois.com for road
conditions.
In Iowa, call 511 for road conditions.