The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a freezing rain advisory Thursday afternoon until 12 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20.
Road conditions are listed as partially covered with ice for Highway 22, Highway 218, and Highway 92 in Washington County, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Web site.
Another winter storm is expected to hit eastern Iowa Saturday evening, according to the NWS Web Site. This has led the NWS to issue a winter storm watch beginning Saturday evening until Sunday afternoon. A combination of heavy and blowing snow and sleet is expected to impact the area, causing dangerous traveling conditions. The NWS said for southeastern Iowa 4 inches of accumulation is expected.