Friday, February 28, 2014

Winter storm watch issued for Wyandotte County, six inches of snow possible

(Image courtesy of the National Weather Service)

KANSAS CITY, KAN. ---- Who's up for another snow storm?

A winter storm watch will be in effect for Wyandotte County from 6 p.m. on March 1 to 6 a.m. on March 3. Today, there's a chance of showers with a high of 45 degrees. Tonight, there's a chance for snow.

Beginning on Saturday is when the heavier winter weather arrives.

Snow and sleet will enter the area sometime Saturday evening. By Saturday night, there could be 2-4 inches of snow on the ground, according to the National Weather Service.

More snow is possible on Sunday, with an additional 1-3 inches of snow in the forecast.

Along with the snow, cold temperatures will also be a feature of the storm.

A wind chill of -10 to -20 is possible for Monday morning. The actual temperature on Sunday night could dip down to -3 degrees.