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Lee's Summit Fire Department, Winter Storm Warning still in effect for the KC Metro Area from now until 6:00 AM tomorrow.
Advisory from Lee's Summit Fire Department
February 21, 2013 12:09 p.m.
* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING. THE HEAVIEST PRECIPITATION WILL OCCUR FROM LATE MORNING THROUGH MID AFTERNOON.
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 10 INCHES. A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST FRIDAY.
* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW WILL HAVE SIGNIFICANT IMPACTS ON TRAVEL. SNOW RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE AT TIMES.
* OTHER IMPACTS...FREEZING DRIZZLE MAY MIX IN AT TIMES THIS EVENING.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS.
ONLY TRAVEL IN AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.