A Winter Storm Watch is in effect for Saline County, from late Friday night through late Saturday night.
WHAT: A mix of freezing rain, sleet and snow. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches and ice accumulations of around tenth of an inch possible. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
WHERE: Portions of Central and South Central Kansas.
WHEN: From late Friday night through late Saturday night.
IMPACTS: Plan on slippery road conditions. Patchy blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The cold wind chills as low as 15 below zero could result in hypothermia if precautions are not taken.
ADDITIONAL DETAILS: Uncertainty lies in the progression of the cold air. How fast the cold air moves in will determine how high the impacts will be. Changes in the forecast are likely.