... Ice Storm Warning in effect until 6 PM CST this evening...
* what... freezing rain. Ice accumulations of around a quarter
* Where... the entire Big Country. This includes Abilene,
Sweetwater, and the I-20 corridor.
* When... through 6 PM Wednesday.
* Additional details... ice will accumulate on roadways and may
become dangerously icy. Travel is discouraged. Sidewalks and
outside stairwells may become slick. Ice will accumulate heavily
on trees and power lines. Power outages becomes a possibility.
An Ice Storm Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Significant amounts of ice accumulations
will make travel dangerous or impossible. Travel is strongly
discouraged. Commerce will likely be severely impacted. If you
must travel... keep an extra flashlight... food... and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency. Ice accumulations and winds will
likely lead to snapped power lines and falling tree branches that
add to the danger.
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Issued: 7:41 AM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service