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Monday, November 25, 2013
Mixture of sleet, freezing rain expected today in Joplin area
(From the National Weather Service)
.LIGHT WINTRY MIX TODAY ACROSS SOUTHERN MISSOURI AND FAR SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS...
A MIX OF LIGHT WINTRY PRECIPITATION WILL IMPACT SOUTHERN MISSOURI AND EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS TODAY. THE PRECIPITATION MAY BE A MIX OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW.
THE PRECIPITATION WILL BE LIGHT AND ONLY VERY MINOR IF ANY ACCUMULATION OF ICE OR SNOW IS EXPECTED.
HOWEVER SOME SLICK SPOTS COULD DEVELOP ON AREA ROADS...AND ESPECIALLY ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES. DRIVE WITH CAUTION WHERE WINTER PRECIPITATION DEVELOPS AND BE ALERT FOR SLICK SPOTS ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.