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Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 3:54 AM CST Dec. 16, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory now in effect until midnight CST

* what... light freezing drizzle will continue early this morning,
but more significant freezing rain will overspread the area by
noon. Additional ice accumulations of one to two tenths of an
inch are possible. Some light snow will also be possible in the
Pinckneyville, Mt Vernon, and Fairfield Illinois areas.
Additional snow accumulation of up to one inch is possible.

* Where... the advisory includes portions of southeast Missouri and
southern Illinois, generally along and north of a line from
Doniphan Missouri to Anna and Mt. Carmel Illinois.

* When... until midnight CST tonight.

* Impacts... plan on slippery Road conditions, primarily on
bridges and overpasses. Bridges tend to freeze first because
of a lack of ground warmth beneath them.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.