Winter Storm Warning
Effective Midnight to 6:00pm Tuesday.
Including the cities of Llano, Burnet, Georgetown, Rocksprings,
Leakey, Kerrville, Bandera, Fredericksburg, Boerne, Blanco,
San Marcos, Austin, Bastrop, Giddings, Bracketville, Uvalde,
Hondo, San Antonio, New Braunfels, Seguin, Lockhart, La Grange,
502 AM CST Mon Jan 15 2018
…WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM
The National Weather Service in Austin/San Antonio has issued a
Winter Storm Warning for freezing rain and sleet, which is in
effect from midnight tonight to 6 PM CST Tuesday. The Winter Storm
Watch is no longer in effect.
* WHAT…Significant icing possible. The ice will result in
dangerous travel conditions for late Monday night through the
day on Tuesday. Total ice accumulations of up around one tenth
of an inch are expected with isolated totals up to one quarter
* WHERE…Most of northern part of south central Texas.
* WHEN…From late Monday night through Tuesday evening.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…In addition to the wintry precipitation and
the impacts of accumulating freezing rain, sleet, and snow, the
temperatures will be very cold. Temperatures will drop into the
upper 20s by Tuesday afternoon and with strong north winds
windchill values could drop into the teens. Overnight Tuesday
into Wednesday as temperatures continue to drop some single
digit windchill values will be possible in the Hill Country.
* TIMING…12 AM through 6 PM Tuesday
* MAIN IMPACT…Hazardous travel conditions
A Winter Storm Warning for sleet means that a winter storm system
is impacting the area with significant amounts of sleet and
freezing rain. Travel is likely to be severely impacted.