WLFI Weather Alerts

Freezing Rain Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Newton
  • Jasper
  • Benton

Freezing Rain Advisory In Effect From 10 Pm Cst /11 Pm Est/
This Evening To 6 Am Cst /7 Am Est/ Saturday
The National Weather Service In Chicago Has Issued A Freezing
Rain Advisory Which Is In Effect From 10 Pm Cst This Evening To
6 Am Cst Saturday.
- Timing Scattered Freezing Rain Showers Will Develop Late This
Evening And Continue Into The Overnight Hours Before Air And
Pavement Temperatures Gradually Rise Above Freezing Toward
Sunrise Saturday Morning.
- Ice Accumulations One To Locally Two Tenths Of An Inch.
- Other Impacts Roads Will Become Ice Covered And Travel Will
Extremely Hazardous On Untreated Roads.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
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.