Here's a fun fact and a municipal political perspective amid this MSM manufactured fear . . .
WITH CITY MANAGER TROY HANGING IT UP, THERE'S NOBODY TO BLAME FOR KCMO INFRASTRUCTURE REPAIR!!!
Heck, it's almost like they planned it this way.
After the jump check a worthwhile local snow blast link list as we advise our readers to be careful and stay warm . . .
FEAR THE WET SPOT!!!
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Roads are wet Wednesday morning after a wintry mix of precipitation fell overnight and again in the early morning hours. 41 Action News Meteorologist Lindsey Anderson said roads could be slick in spots, such as elevated surfaces.
Show-Me Street Prep
The Missouri Department of Transportation said its crews are ready for a storm system that will bring snowfall to the Kansas City area.
Cowtown Winter Coming Soon
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Public works crews, hardware stores, tree trimmers and residents alike are all preparing for a rare October snowfall. 41 Action News Chief Meteorologist "1 inch of wet, heavy snow on the low end, and a few spots might end up with nearly 5 inches," as the storm strengthens Wednesday afternoon and evening.
Chill This Halloween
Halloween forecast looks to be wet, stormy in East as significant snow to impact Plains into Midwest
This Halloween looks to be more frigid and frosty than frightening across parts of the country. The National Weather Service's Weather Prediction Center said a strengthening storm system is moving in from Canada, bringing a surge of arctic air and heavy snow into the northern Rockies on Tuesday and across the Plains states.
Kansas City Out On A Limb
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Many people in the Kansas City area are watching the forecast this week, including tree trimmers who said that if at least 3 inches of snow falls, expect a mess like back in 1996. "It's going to be pretty bad," Philip Lopez, owner of Arboles Tree Trimming told 41 Action News.
GOTTA GET BREAD & MILK!!!
LENEXA, Kan. -- Stores in the metro were busy Tuesday preparing for the first of this season's impending snow. Westlake Ace Hardware stores began receiving and stocking up on winter supplies earlier this week. "We are ready. We are 100% ready," said Brad Shumway, general manager at the Lenexa location.
Big Picture Forecast Fear
As the reality of climate change becomes clearer than ever, some experts believe that as bad as the wildfires, droughts or record-breaking storms are, it'll be the anxiety over climate change that will affect Americans even more. Piles of reports document the gravity of this, and of what we potentially face.
Kansas City Radar Check
Good evening, Kansas City. The radar echoes are rapidly increasing at 8:30 p.m., as I write this update. This first wave of energy from this storm will have a northern edge, and that northern edge will be just north of Kansas City, around 30 miles north of Interstate 70.
Developing . . .