National Weather Service Issues a Winter Storm Warning for the Evansville Area
The certainty of getting hit with a major winter storm is increasing as the National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for the area from 6AM until 6PM Sunday.
Rain will quickly switch over to rain on Sunday morning to make driving conditions very treacherous. Total snowfall will be between 4 and 8 inches by the end of the day Sunday.
In addition, temperatures will drop to sub zero overnight on Sunday night with wind chills potentially reaching 30 below.
This will be the coldest conditions in the a quarter of a century.
City officials called press conference on Friday to discuss the situation, urging citizens to stay inside and avoid any unnecessary driving.