The Iowa DOT’s traffic speed monitors are also indicating significant slowdowns and backups in the central and eastern parts of the state. Some temporary road blockages due to crashes or jackknifed vehicles have been reported this morning.
A National Weather Service winter storm warning remains in effect. If you must travel, put extra space between your vehicle and those ahead, ensure all passengers are wearing their seat belts and slow down for conditions.
For 24/7 Iowa road condition information, visit http://511ia.org or call 511 in Iowa or 800-288-1047 nationwide.