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NWS: 4 counties under storm warning

NWS: 4 counties under storm warning

The icy mess was thwarting pilots, too.

Most of those flights were at George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Ciaccio told reporters.

More than 10,000 homes and businesses in Texas and Louisiana were without power as of Wednesday afternoon after ice-coated limbs broke off trees and cut power lines, utilities data showed.

In Tennessee, forecasters all calling for up to 6 inches (15 centimeters) of snow in the central part of the state and 1-3 inches 1 inch (2.5-7.6 centimeters) in the western and eastern regions.

Thousands of Central Texas students got an unexpected holiday Tuesday, but the winter storm that was expected to make travel hazardous failed to materialize in the region. Roads will stay rough throughout Wednesday afternoon.

Most of the rest of the state remains under a Winter Weather Advisory through Tuesday.

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In Memphis, the NBA's Grizzlies canceled practice, citing the weather there. "I have directed essential state agencies to be on the ready should they be needed over the next couple of days", Governor Ivey said in a news release. "We will not be out of the house", Suratt said.

The facility's entire fleet of trucks was prepared Tuesday with snow plows and salt spreaders and crews began reporting to the office at 4 a.m. Wednesday in anticipation of any early accumulation of snow and ice.

"A pleasant surprise to wake up to", he wrote with a video of the snow that he posted on Instagram.

Rain is expected early Thursday across coastal North Carolina, but it will likely turn to snow during the day and going into the evening.

Brotherton said Greenville County administrators are consulting with the National Weather Service, Emergency Preparedness Officials, the Department of Transportation and Law Enforcement. The weather service warned of the potential of four or more inches of snow from central MA into eastern Maine.

In addition to the snow, more than 40 million people are under wind chill alerts from the northern Plains, such as western Montana, North Dakota and Minnesota, down to portions of Texas and Louisiana. Temperatures could drop below 15 degrees, heading into a cold Thursday. Lindner says rain and sleet are continuing.


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