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Eastern Iowa Roadways Now Completely Covered With Snow and Ice #iatraffic

March 05, 2013

AMES, Iowa – March 5, 2013: 7 a.m. – Presently, most roadways in the eastern half of Iowa are being reported as completely covered with snow and ice.

According to the National Weather Service, snow will continue over portions of northeast Iowa this morning and into the early afternoon hours. Winter Storm warnings are posted through this region. A cold front will pass through central Iowa this morning, bringing drier air in its wake and quickly diminishing the snow. Little additional accumulations are expected after the boundary passes.

For the latest Iowa road condition information 24/7, visit http://www.511ia.org or call 511 (within Iowa) or 800-288-1047 (nationwide). By visiting this website you can also learn how to view road condition information on Twitter and Facebook; or receive reports via your mobile device.

All traffic-related news releases and traffic incident reports are posted on Twitter @iowadot or @statewideia511.

 

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Iowa highway in the evening