The WGEL listening area is in for just about everything winter has to offer today. The National Weather Service has our entire listening area under a Winter Storm Warning until midnight tonight and a Wind Chill Advisory through 6 AM Tuesday.
From the National Weather Service…
A major winter storm is expected to impact the area today into tonight. Light snow this morning will increase in intensity this afternoon and continue into evening. The snow may become heavy at times. Snow accumulations of 5 to 9” are expected across the St. Louis metro and locations south and east. Elsewhere, 2 to 5” of snow is anticipated. Heavy snow and drifting snow will make travel dangerous. Cold temperatures could become life-threatening to any stranded motorists.
Stay tuned to WGEL for the latest weather information.