UPDATE: ICE STORM WARNING ISSUED FOR SALINE COUNTY

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS ISSUED AN ICE
STORM WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING.
THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* EVENT...WINTRY PRECIPITATION WILL DEVELOP AND QUICKLY OVERSPREAD
THE AREA THIS MORNING. MAINLY FREEZING RAIN IS EXPECTED IN THE
WARNING AREA...WITH SOME SLEET POSSIBLE.

* AREAS AFFECTED BY THE WARNING ARE FROM MOUNT IDA...HOT SPRINGS
AND LITTLE ROCK NORTHEAST THROUGH RUSSELLVILLE...CONWAY...SEARCY...
MOUNTAIN VIEW...BATESVILLE...AND HARDY.

* TIMING...PRECIPITATION WILL CONTINUE MUCH OF THIS MORNING INTO
THE EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANGEOVER TO RAIN WILL OCCUR THIS
AFTERNOON BEFORE ENDING.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...1/4 TO 1/2 INCH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE AFFECTED BY THE WINTER PRECIPITATION
THIS MORNING INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN ICE STORM WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF ICE ACCUMULATIONS
WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. TRAVEL IS STRONGLY
DISCOURAGED. COMMERCE WILL LIKELY BE SEVERELY IMPACTED. ICE
ACCUMULATIONS AND WINDS WILL LIKELY LEAD TO SNAPPED POWER LINES
AND FALLING TREE BRANCHES THAT ADD TO THE DANGER.