A strong winter storm system will spread through the region this weekend, according to the National Weather Service, though the evolution of the storm “is quite uncertain at this time.”
|Event:||Special Weather Statement|
|Alert:||…Winter Storm System to Impact the Region this Weekend… |
A strong winter storm system will push east through the Quad State Saturday into Sunday. Wintry precipitation will spread eastward into southern Illinois and southeast Missouri late Friday night, and then southeast over the remainder of the region Saturday morning. The evolution of the storm for the remainder of the weekend is quite uncertain at this time. The ultimate path and intensity of the storm system, along with the temperature forecast, will determine how impactful it will be across the Quad State. For now you are encouraged to monitor the latest forecasts and follow your winter weather preparedness plans ahead of this potentially impactful winter storm.