Travel status is orange in Decatur County 12:30 AM on 12/23/22

Decatur County has issued a Travel Watch (Orange) for the county. Ice, drifting snow, and extreme temperatures are making travel difficult and dangerous at this time.

Instructions: Restrict all travel to essential travel only. Conditions are life threatening.

  • Snow totals have been reduced to 1-3 inches, we still have two rounds of snow showers moving our way before daylight.
  • The rain from earlier today has frozen on the roads creating ice patches or worse in some areas.
  • What snow we have received is starting to create drifts on the north/south roads.
  • Temperatures continue to drop and the wind chills fall as well.

Current stats at 12:15 am are;

Temp is 3 degrees

wind chill is -11 degrees

wind is constant 21 mph with top gusts at 32 mph visibility is at 2 miles

From Decatur County Emergency Management Agency Director Brad Speer

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