Winter weather advisory predicts ice for Wednesday


The National Weather Service (NWS) office in Des Moines has issued a winter weather advisory from 1-7 a.m. Wednesday for central and northern Iowa.

Areas of freezing drizzle are forecast to develop early Wednesday morning over western Iowa and spread east and north through sunrise. The areas of freezing drizzle may cause a light glaze of ice and is likely to impact the morning rush hour commute, especially over central and north central Iowa.

Very slick and slow travel may result Wednesday morning. A brief period of light snow is expected with the onset of precipitation, with a dusting of snow accumulation possible. Ice accumulations of a light glaze are forecast. will update this weather story as forecasts evolve.


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