Snow falling here as area under a winter weather advisory

KC Scout cameras picked up a picture of snow falling Friday night on northbound I-435 near the Missouri River, in Wyandotte County. (KC Scout photo)

Snow has been falling in Wyandotte County for the past two hours, and the area is under a winter weather advisory from midnight tonight through noon Saturday.

The weather service forecast called for rain and snow possible after midnight, then snow after 3 a.m.

From 1 to 3 inches of snow was possible, according to the forecast.

Saturday’s forecast calls for an 80 percent chance of precipitation and snow, mainly before 10 a.m. From 1 to 3 inches of new snow is possible.

The low will be around 24 degrees Friday night into Saturday morning. Saturday’s high will be near 28.

The weather service said motorists should plan on slippery road conditions.

Patchy blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility, according to the weather service.

Motorists are advised to slow down and use caution while traveling, the weather service said.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5-1-1, according to the weather service.

In Greater Kansas City, the KC Scout website shows accidents and delays on area highways, at www.kcscout.net.

For more weather information, visit www.weather.gov.

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