Black ice in the forecast for Tuesday morning
03/03/2014 6:00 PM
03/04/2014 6:44 AM
Weeks after a blast of wintry weather blew into the Upstate, bringing snow, sleet and ice, weather officials expect another arctic cold front to hit the Rock Hill area, possibly covering some roads and highways with black ice.
Temperatures will continue to dip below freezing Monday night, said Larry Gabric, meteorologist with the National Weather Service. Monday afternoon rainfall was expected to taper by the early evening. Some areas saw rain mixed with sleet.
“The biggest concern is going to be black ice,” Gabric said. “We’re going to have some sort of black ice issue overnight.”
Rain accumulations will be minimal, likely less than an inch, he said.
Join the Discussion
The Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.