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January 17, 1 PM Weather Forecast Update

Snow, icy mix, rain, some flooding & high winds to bitter cold.

Posted: Jan 17, 2020 12:36 PM
Updated: Jan 17, 2020 12:59 PM

Major storm system will bring all-out blizzard from parts of Iowa to the Dakotas & damaging high wind event eastern Colorado to Nebraska.

Winter Weather Advisory is up here.

Here, it is snow to sleet to freezing rain after 4 p.m. today up to 2 a.m. with accumulation.

Temperatures will run 28-32 during snow & icy precipitation.

Ice should be all rain for the area by 5 a.m. with temperatures rising above freezing.

Winds will be strong from the southeast to south to southwest with gusts 30-40 mph.

Rain Saturday morning may end as a bit of snow. 

0.90-1.50" of liquid is likely with some local flash flooding.

Temperature then tank from highs 37-45 to 18-26 by evening with howling northwest winds.  Gusts of 40-50 mph are possible.

1" or less of snow is likely south of 18.

North of 18, 1-2" is likely.

Some isolated +2" amounts may occur north of a Rensselaer to Monon to Twelve Mile to Denver line.

Up to 0.15" freezing rain accretion & 0.1" sleet are possible.

Bitter cold may allow wind chills to reach as low as -20 early Sunday morning with lows near 4.

Highs Sunday will run at just 7-15 with wind chills -11 to -4 all day.

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