Ice Storm Warning
Statement as of 3:13 PM CST en Diciembre 04, 2013
... Ice Storm Warning in effect from 6 PM Thursday to 6 PM CST
The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued an Ice
Storm Warning... which is in effect from 6 PM Thursday to 6 PM CST
* Event... freezing rain will begin accumulating overnight Thursday
through the day Friday with ice accumulation near or in excess
of one half inch northwest of the Interstate 30 corridor of
northeast Texas... southeast Oklahoma and southwest Arkansas.
Along and south of the Interstate 30 corridor... ice accumulation
near one quarter of an inch will be possible.
* Timing... 6 PM Thursday evening through 6 PM Friday evening.
* Impact... due to ground warmth... ice accumulation will likely be
on elevated objects such as bridges... overpasses... trees and
electrical lines. However... if the temperature can stay below
freezing long enough into Saturday... a few secondary roadways
may become hazardous as well.
An Ice Storm Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected to occur. Significant amounts of ice accumulations will
make travel dangerous or impossible. Travel is strongly
discouraged. 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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