This forecast is current as of Tuesday morning, December 29th.
Depending which part of the QCA you’re in, either a Winter Storm Warning or a Winter Weather Advisory is in effect today for snow & ice.
What to Know
- Snow will arrive in the area this afternoon & accumulate into this evening
- South of Hwy. 30, snow will transition to sleet, then freezing rain during the evening into tonight
- Snow amounts along the I-80 corridor are uncertain, depending how fast the snow to ice transition happens
Snow starts up in the Quad Cities around 2-4 PM, then continues until 7-8 PM before transitioning to sleet, then freezing rain.
Areas south of I-80 could see 0.1-0.2″ of an icy glaze during the evening & overnight.
The precipitation will taper off into tomorrow morning as some light rain or drizzle.
Travel will be treacherous this evening into tomorrow morning, due to heavy snow, then freezing rain.