Buchanan Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Statement
Issued: 4:50 AM CST Jan. 17, 2020 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from noon today to 6 PM
CST Saturday...

* what... heavy mixed precipitation expected. Total snow
accumulations of 3 to 5 inches and ice accumulations of up to
one tenth 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 will 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.