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Winter Weather Advisory extended to 4 p.m.




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National Weather Service
February 6, 2014, 1:05pm
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(Revised, 1:08 p.m. CST)

Urgent - Winter Weather Message

The Austin-San Antonio National Weather Service Forecast Office at 11:31 a.m. announced that the current Winter Weather Advisory has been extended until 4 p.m., as freezing drizzle continues across parts of South Central Texas.

Near or below freezing temperatures will be slow to warm this afternoon, allowing for light, freezing drizzle to continue. Accumulations are expected to be mainly on exposed surfaces -- including bridges and overpasses -- but are still likely to lead to travel problems. As temperatures slowly warm above freezing, drizzle will be liquid. In addition, precipitation will be ending during the afternoon, from west to east.

Affected counties include: Llano, Burnet, Williamson, Real, Kerr, Bandera, Gillespie, Kendall, Blanco, Hays, Travis, Bastrop, Lee, Uvalde, Medina, Bexar, Comal, Guadalupe, Caldwell, Fayette, Frio, Atascosa, Wilson, Karnes, Gonzales, De Witt, and Lavaca -- including the cities of Llano, Burnet, Georgetown, Leakey, Kerrville, Bandera, Fredericksburg, Boerne, Blanco, San Marcos, Austin, Bastrop, Giddings, Uvalde, Hondo, San Antonio, New Braunfels, Seguin, Lockhart, La Grange, Pearsall, Pleasanton, Floresville, Karnes City, Gonzales, Cuero, and Hallettsville.

Main impact: Light ice accumulations of freezing drizzle on bridges, overpasses, and some surface-based roadways.

Other impacts: Cold afternoon temperatures.

Precautionary/preparedness actions: A winter weather advisory means that periods of snow, sleet, or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

For updates, visit www.weather.gov/austin.
 

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William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
February 7, 2014 12:52pm
 
The Austin-San Antonio National Weather Service Forecast Office at 11:31 a.m. extended the current Winter Weather Advisory to 4 p.m. "Light freezing drizzle is expected over the next several hours across parts of South ... More ›

 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
February 7, 2014 11:23am
 
There have been at least two crashes this morning in U.S. 87 in the Stockdale area. Both crashes occurred near overpasses, where a DPS spokesman said both drivers were traveling too fast for icy conditions. Be careful out there, ... More ›

 
Nannette Kilbey-Smith, Editor  
Floresville  
February 7, 2014 10:44am
 
The Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative (GVEC) has sent this notice: ... the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), the statewide operator of the electric grid in Texas responsible for the flow of electric power to ... More ›

 
Nannette Kilbey-Smith, Editor  
Floresville  
February 7, 2014 10:34am
 
Update from Josh Donat with the Texas Department of Transportation in Bexar County: Mist is starting to come down a little heavier and rain is just starting to freeze on windshields, temps at 29 and holding. The area engineer ... More ›

 
Nannette Kilbey-Smith, Editor  
Floresville  
February 6, 2014 4:32pm
 
The Texas Department of Public Safety offers the following tips for staying safe during winter weather: •Avoid unnecessary travel if possible, monitor local weather broadcasts, and follow up-to-the-minute weather conditions ... More ›

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