Breckinridge

 Winter Weather Advisory  Statement as of 9:33 PM CST on February 8, 2016/


... Winter Weather Advisory in effect until 6 PM EST /5 PM CST/
Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow... which is in effect until 6 PM EST /5
PM CST/ Tuesday.

* Timing... snow showers will continue through at least Tuesday
afternoon.

* Main impact... periods of moderate to briefly heavy snow showers
will impact travel at times. Roads will become slick and snow
covered... especially secondary and untreated surfaces. 1 to 3
inches of snow accumulation are expected.

* Other impacts... gusty winds along with moderate snow showers
may reduce visibility at times. Also wet roadways may become
slick overnight as temperatures drop.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Research shows that more traffic accidents occur with an inch or
less of snow... before drivers realize that traction is reduced.
Don't become a statistic... slow down and leave extra distance
between vehicles.






 Special Statement  Statement as of 7:46 PM CST on February 8, 2016/


... Snow showers will continue tonight through Tuesday evening...

Scattered to numerous light to moderate snow showers will
continue through at least Tuesday evening. Each passing snow
shower may quickly produce a light coating of snow creating slick
spots... especially on untreated roadways. A dusting to a half an
inch can be expected tonight with an additional dusting to half an
inch Tuesday. In addition... gusty winds combined with the snow
showers may cause reductions in visibility at times. Use caution
if planning to travel tonight through Tuesday evening.



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