The storm will move into the Kansas City area Friday, starting out as rain and drizzle that will transition to a wintry mix Friday afternoon. Some of the snow will become mixed with rain on Saturday, mainly in east central IL and areas along and south of I-70.
As of Thursday afternoon, the weather service's forecast specifically for Lawrence predicted a rainy Friday. A slight chance of light freezing rain and snow Saturday evening should clear by Sunday, giving way to a cloudy day with highs in the mid-30s.
The precipitation is expected to arrive by Saturday afternoon or evening and perhaps continue into Sunday afternoon, National Weather Service forecasters said. If you are traveling during the advisory period, plan on slippery conditions. Wind chills will be in the low 20s and will make it feel even colder!
"2-3" should fall north with 3-5" over a good chunk of the area & 5-7" in the far southwest & south on the edge of the Winter Storm Watch area. Highs will be in the upper 30s-low 40s.
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