Temperatures were expected to remain below freezing through Thursday afternoon, with a high of around 25 on Monday and Tuesday, and around 22 on Wednesday.
Monday night: A 90 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11 p.m., low around 11.
"Light snow will develop late Tuesday afternoon, possibly mixed briefly with rain at the onset", the weather alert noted. Austin could see.22 inches of snow and.04 inches of ice. "Widespread snowfall totals of 1-3" plus are expected across the I-20 and I-30 corridors and everywhere in between (the area in dark blue on the snowfall accumulations map below). Flurries will be possible in Dodge City, but little to no accumulation is expected.
A Winter Weather ADVISORY has been issued for most of central IN, meaning you could see travel impacted by wintry weather.
In the mountains, anticipate light snow through a significant part of the day with up to 5 creeps of collection mostly from Summit County toward the east. All of Tuesday will feel subzero, so bundle up!
Tuesday will again be chilly, with a high of 27 and daytime wind chills as low as minus 15, NWS predicts.
Lows tonight will range from the low to mid-20s along and southeast of Interstate 65 to upper teens to around 20 northwest of the interstate, the weather service said. Temperatures will crash all day on Tuesday with the snow and the cold front.
"The weather will be quiet and increasingly mild Thursday, Friday, and for the upcoming weekend", said meteorologist Scot Haney. Wednesday is partly sunny during the afternoon hours.
Most models are in agreement with winter precipitation likely over northern Louisiana, with freezing rain changing to snow.