(Des Moines) A freezing rain advisory is in effect for many Iowa counties until 3:00 p.m., some of those include; Crawford, Carroll, Audubon, Guthrie, Dallas, and Madison Counties.
Forecasters say intermittent rain or freezing rain will continue through noon before transitioning primarily to all rain, especially for areas southwest of a line from Tama to Fort Dodge. Ice accumulations of one to two tenths are possible.
Although slow improvement is expected into the early afternoon untreated roads and walkways will continue to be slick and icy through midday. Sporadic tree damage and power outages may also occur until temperatures warm further.
January 27, 2013