Wednesday, February 2, 2022

URGENT: CARROLL-MADISON-FAYETTE COUNTIES UPGRADED TO AN ICE STORM WARNING

...ICE STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT CST

* WHAT...SIGNIFICANT ICING EXPECTED. ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF ONE 
  TENTH TO THREE TENTHS OF AN INCH. TOTAL SLEET AND SNOW 
  ACCUMULATIONS UP TO 1 INCH. 

* WHERE...CARROLL, MADISON AND FAYETTE COUNTIES.

* WHEN...FROM 6 AM THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT CST THURSDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...POWER OUTAGES AND TREE DAMAGE ARE LIKELY DUE TO THE 
  ICE. TRAVEL COULD BE NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE. THE HAZARDOUS 
  CONDITIONS COULD IMPACT THE MORNING OR EVENING COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TRAVEL IS STRONGLY DISCOURAGED. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL, KEEP EXTRA
BLANKETS, FOOD, WATER AND A FLASHLIGHT IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF
AN EMERGENCY. PREPARE FOR POSSIBLE POWER OUTAGES. 

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE CALLING FROM CAN
BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

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