Ottumwa, IA– The Des Moines National Weather Service has issued a weather briefing concerning possible hazardous winter weather. There is a threat of a potential winter storm with impactful snowfall Monday into Tuesday. The briefing covers Central and Southern Iowa and includes the Ottumwa area.
Ottumwa has almost a 60% chance of measurable snow tonight and is facing a 44% chance of four inches and a 68% chance of at least two inches of fresh snow Monday into Tuesday.
Winds are not expected to play a major role during the majority of the snowfall but drifts are possible as the storm exits the area and winds increase.
Stay tuned to Ottumwa Radio for any updates, cancellations or closures.