A rollover accident was reported a Cabool overpass on Tuesday morning.

The National Weather Service has issued two warnings affecting Texas County – winter storm and wild chill warnings.

Here is the statement:

 
WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 PM CST SUNDAY... ...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM SUNDAY TO NOON CST MONDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM SUNDAY TO NOON CST MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 PM CST SUNDAY. * SHORT TERM TRENDS...A MIXTURE OF PATCHY DRIZZLE AND LIGHT RAIN WILL TRANSITION TO LIGHT SNOW LATE THIS EVENING. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS FROM A DUSTING UP TO AN INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH MIDNIGHT...ESPECIALLY UP TOWARDS LAKE OF THE OZARKS. MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW IS THEN EXPECTED TO DEVELOP FROM LATE TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING. * TIMING AND AREAS AFFECTED...THE WINTER STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR AREAS ALONG AND EAST OF THE HIGHWAY 65 CORRIDOR FROM LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON. THE WIND CHILL WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL STORM ACCUMULATIONS OF 7 TO 9 INCHES WITH LOCALIZED AMOUNTS UP TO 10 INCHES ARE EXPECTED EAST OF THE HIGHWAY 65 CORRIDOR AND NORTH OF HIGHWAY 60. AMOUNTS OF 4 TO 7 INCHES ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE HIGHWAY 65 CORRIDOR AND SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 60 IN SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI. * WINDS AND VISIBILITY...SUSTAINED NORTH WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS OVER 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MUCH OF SUNDAY. THIS WILL CREATE NEAR BLIZZARD CONDITIONS AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY EAST OF THE HIGHWAY 65 CORRIDOR. VISIBILITIES WILL OFTEN BE REDUCED TO AROUND A QUARTER MILE. * WIND CHILL VALUES...WIND CHILLS WILL FALL INTO THE SINGLE DIGITS BELOW ZERO SUNDAY MORNING AND THEN FALL INTO THE -20 TO -30 BELOW ZERO RANGE FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY MONDAY MORNING. AIR TEMPERATURES WILL FALL INTO THE 0 TO -10 DEGREE RANGE BY MONDAY MORNING...WITH THE COLDEST READING ACROSS CENTRAL MISSOURI. * IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAVY SNOW...BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...AND BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS WILL RESULT IN DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ACROSS THE REGION FROM LATER TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY. THIS INCLUDES STATE HIGHWAYS 54...60...63...AND 13...ALONG WITH INTERSTATE 44. DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS WILL THEN PERSIST THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...CONSIDER TAKING A WINTER STORM KIT ALONG WITH YOU. THIS KIT SHOULD INCLUDE SUCH ITEMS AS TIRE CHAINS...BOOSTER CABLES...A FLASHLIGHT...SHOVEL...BLANKETS... EXTRA CLOTHING AND ANYTHING ELSE THAT WOULD HELP YOU SURVIVE IN CASE YOU BECOME STRANDED. A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THIS WILL RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA OR DEATH IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

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