Major Ice Storm Across the Midwest

Oklahoma declares state of emergency. Up to an inch of ice expected to damage trees and power lines.
0:55 | 01/13/17

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Next tonight here we are tracking a major ice storm across the midwest at this hour Oklahoma in fact the thirty state of emergency before the storm even hits. A possible sign of things to come the commuter train right here in Chicago stuck in place because of the layers of ice there. Let's director Peter others too busy tracking the storm tonight a ginger. I hated David trees power lines and roads and be aware of to an inch of ice is about to fall in parts of the plains and I want to show you where we got this set up. Plenty of moisture from the gulf than a hit. That stationary front right up and over into the cold air and along that jetstream and a low pressure system you're about the see some ice dropped. So it's really rain drops and that freezing layer you've got ice storm warnings from gage Oklahoma eleven on Missouri right there in the middle along that stationary front. The timing starts tonight and go through Sunday morning for most folks. Not having the entire time but certainly could see accumulations. And big time impacts in the zone that you see highlighted their Davis year old Justin busy with a.

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