Chicago Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Iowa, Polk

Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 6:33 PM CST on December 09, 2016

Expires 7:00 PM EST on December 11, 2016


... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 2 PM Saturday
to 6 PM CST Sunday...

* timing... Saturday afternoon to the late afternoon Sunday.

* Storm total snow accumulations... a widespread swath of 3 to 8
inches is likely from a Jefferson to Grinnell line north to the
Minnesota border. The highest amounts of that range are expected
along and north of an Algona to Waterloo line where local
amounts may reach 9 inches. The Des Moines Metro area will be on
the southern fringe of the snow with little south and as much as
3 inches north.

* Winds/visibility... southeast winds of 10 to 20 mph with higher
gusts are forecast Saturday afternoon into the night. Visibility
restrictions should vary from a few miles down to less than a
mile during periods of heavier snowfall. Winds diminish by
Sunday morning and lessen the potential for visibility
restrictions.

* Impacts... the primary impacts will be hazardous travel
conditions due to reduced visibility and snow covered roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow
covered roads and limited visibilities and use caution while
driving.



Small



Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Freeze Warning
Alaska - High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Record Report
Arkansas - Public Information Statement
California - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Freeze Warning
Georgia - Freeze Warning
Idaho - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
Indiana - Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Winter Weather Advisory
Kentucky - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Freeze Warning
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Freeze Warning
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Winter Weather Advisory
Nevada - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
New Jersey - Public Information Statement
New Mexico - High Wind Watch , Public Information Statement
New York - Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Wind Chill Advisory
Ohio - Lake Effect Snow Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory , Ice Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Special Statement
South Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Statement , Freeze Warning , Special Statement
Utah - Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Washington - Freezing Rain Advisory , Ice Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement

More From CBS Chicago

News Via Email
Podcast Network
Free Weather App!

Listen Live