(Des Moines) A Winter Weather Advisory continues until noon today for the area counties of Carroll, Audubon, Guthrie, Cass, Pottawattamie, Harrison, Mills, Fremont, Page and Montgomery.
The National Weather Service says snow will continue across the area with the bulk of the accumulation before 9:00 a.m. Snowfall totals of 1-to-4 inches are possible with the highest amounts south of a Fort Dodge to Atlantic line.
Winds will increase with North-Northwest winds of 20-30 miles per hour and gusts as high as 40-miles per hour this morning. Visibilities may be reduced to one half mile or less at times due to the blowing snow.
According to the Iowa Department of Transportation, roadways including Interstate 80 and south are completely covered with snow. North of Interstate 80, the roads are partially covered with snow.
January 30, 2013