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ICE STORM WARNING ISSUED FOR WMSK LISTENING AREA

ICE STORM WARNING ISSUED FOR WMSK LISTENING AREA

Bill Stephens

February 10th, 2021

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...Prolonged icing event expected Today through Thursday...

.Significant ice accumulations are expected to produce
treacherous, potentially life-threatening travel conditions
through Thursday morning. While ice accumulations are expected to
be higher over parts of West Kentucky, the southern tip of
Illinois, and the Delta region of Southeast Missouri, dangerous
road conditions are anticipated across the entire Quad State.

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Union KY-Henderson-Daviess-
Including the cities of Morganfield, Henderson, and Owensboro
952 AM CST Wed Feb 10 2021

...ICE STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THURSDAY...

* WHAT...Significant icing expected. Total ice accumulation of a
  quarter inch is possible. Sleet is anticipated to mix in
  tonight.

* WHERE...Union, Henderson and Daviess Counties in Kentucky.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM CST Thursday, with the majority of the ice
  accumulation expected Wednesday afternoon and evening.

* IMPACTS...Expect dangerous and potentially life-threatening road
  conditions. Cold temperatures will keep surfaces frozen long
  after precipitation ends. The hazardous conditions could impact
  the morning and evening commutes. Some tree damage and power
  outages are possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Travel is strongly discouraged as roads are likely to be
treacherous. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food
and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. Prepare for
possible power outages. Monitor the latest forecasts for updates
on this situation.

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