Ice Storm Warning

Ponca City Now - December 19, 2013 5:23 pm

.. ICE STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SUNDAY…

* MAIN IMPACT: FREEZING RAIN WILL CONTINUE TODAY.

ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF ONE- HALF INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF WESTERN… CENTRAL AND NORTH-CENTRAL OKLAHOMA.

HIGHER ICE TOTALS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS CENTRAL OKLAHOMA… INCLUDING OKLAHOMA CITY AND SURROUNDING AREAS.

THIS ICE WILL ACCUMULATE MAINLY ON TREES AND POWERLINES AND RESULT IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF SLICK BRIDGES… OVERPASSES AND WALKWAYS. POWER OUTAGES ARE EXPECTED.

* OTHER IMPACTS: FREEZING RAIN AND RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON OR EVENING. ACCUMULATION OF 4 TO 6 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS NORTHWEST OKLAHOMA WITH LIGHTER AMOUNTS ACROSS CENTRAL OKLAHOMA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

DO NOT TRAVEL IN ICY CONDITIONS. BE SURE YOU CAN TAKE CARE OF YOURSELF AND YOUR FAMILY IF YOU LOSE ELECTRICAL POWER. WATCH OUT FOR FALLING TREES… LIMBS AND POWER LINES.

 

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