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UPDATED: January 14th, 2022 6:30 A.M.

(Des Moines) -- The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for portions of southwest and south central Iowa.

A winter storm warning remains in effect from 9 this morning until 6 a .m. Saturday for Audubon and Guthrie counties.

A winter storm warning remains in effect from 11 this morning until 6 a.m.  Saturday for Union, Ringgold and Decatur counties.

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to  10 inches, with locally higher amounts possible.

* IMPACTS...Travel is expected to be difficult. Patchy blowing  snow could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous  conditions are expected to impact the evening commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

For the latest travel conditions, check the Iowa 5 1 1 app or dial 5 1 1.


ORIGINAL STORY: January 13th, 2022 3:56 PM

(KMAland) -- The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for portions of KMAland.

Iowa

Audubon-Guthrie-Adair-

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 10 inches.

* WHERE...Much of Central Iowa.

* WHEN...From 9 AM Friday to 6 AM CST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Travel is expected to be difficult. Patchy blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions are expected to impact the evening commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. For the latest travel conditions, check the Iowa 5 1 1 app or dial 5 1 1.

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Iowa

Union--Ringgold-Decatur

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 9 inches.

* WHERE...Central into Southern Iowa

* WHEN...From 11 AM Friday to 6 AM CST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Travel is expected to be difficult. Patchy blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions are expected to impact the evening commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. For the latest travel conditions, check the Iowa 5 1 1 app or dial 5 1 1.

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