The ice all melted today, except in spots at the top of the hills and in the Gorge. That was great…life has resumed.
But something we see from time to time in the winter means we may have more school delays and icy roads for a different reason.
A band of showers passed over the metro area around 8-9pm. Now skies are clearing behind it. Temperatures are dropping quickly:
Check out the dropping road surface temps as of 9:45pm:
Not good. This is a classic situation of rain showers and then roads that freeze during the night.
It’s quite possible we get school delays in the morning due to the icy roads. Click for a larger image.
Stay safe if you are out driving between now and morning!