I have come to the realization that people today have absolutely no idea how to survive. Last week’s Ice Storm Warning and the winter warning the week before forecasting the 1 inch of snow proved that.
As temperatures remain unbearably cold outside, you might be tempted to start and warm up your car before heading to the store to pick up milk, bread, eggs, and other wintry doomsday accessories. And in doing so, you’re breaking the law (at least in Missouri and Illinois).
I always sit in amazement as I watch people negotiate a vehicle around a street corner in snowy conditions with just a peephole to look through. Plus, usually, their lights are covered with snow as well.
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory in effect from now until noon today. This advisory covers the counties of Adams, Brown and Pike. With weather forecasts calling for snow accumulations between 1 and 3 inches, Illinois State Police - District 20 would like to caution m…
With winter weather bearing down on us, travelers will be under the gun to navigate safely. With that in mind, here are the important numbers and sites you may want to check for road conditions in the Tri-State area.