Freezing Rain Advisory For Kansas City Area Until 11 A.M.
The National Weather Service has issued a Freezing Rain Advisory for the Kansas City area until 11 this morning (Dec. 10). Right now it is not making an impact on the Sedalia or Warrensburg area, but if you travel to Kansas City or Harrisonville, it may impact your commute. There have been reports of several accidents in the area due to the freezing rain. Please be careful Here is the official advisory statement from NOAA.
...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CST THIS
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL HAS
ISSUED A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM
CST THIS MORNING.
* LOCATION...FAR EASTERN KANSAS AND FAR WESTERN MISSOURI
* TIMING...A SCATTERED AREA OF LIGHT SHOWERS WILL MOVE THROUGH
EASTERN KANSAS AND WESTERN MISSOURI OVER THE NEXT FEW HOURS.
TEMPERATURES REMAIN BELOW FREEZING ACROSS THE AREA.
* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...A LIGHT GLAZE...ESPECIALLY ON ELEVATED
SURFACES...IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE AREA.
* IMPACTS...ROADS MAY QUICKLY BECOME SLICK WITHIN A SHORT PERIOD OF
TIME OF THE PRECIPITATION BEGINNING. USE CAUTION ON AREA ROADWAYS.
A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR
FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.