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    Travel Report

    I thought it would be nice to know how the roads are today if anyone is out and about. I'm hoping to get to NW Iowa today from Des Moines if anyone has advice on those roads throughout the day. Hopefully it doesn't get icy.


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    Re: Travel Report

    Probably a good idea to check this throughout the day as well:

    Iowa DOT Travel Information Service



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    Re: Travel Report

    The news said the Northern Iowa and MN may get freezing rain today.



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    Re: Travel Report

    Cloudy with a chance of meatballs.

    Arent we supposed to get some freezing rain this way sometime today? What time are you heading out?



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    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    Cloudy with a chance of meatballs.

    Arent we supposed to get some freezing rain this way sometime today? What time are you heading out?
    I'm hoping around 2.


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    Quote Originally Posted by GeronimusClone View Post
    I'm hoping around 2.
    Sounds like we are supposed to start getting it late morning.



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    Re: Travel Report

    Curious what anyone driving east of 35 on 20 finds on the roads today as well


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    Re: Travel Report

    I heard this morning that north of Highway 20 would get freezing rain tonight.

    It just started sleeting here (Des Moines) with lightning/thunder.

    Hopefully the roads don't ice up because we were hoping to make it up to the basketball game tonight. I'm sure the crowd will be pretty small with the weather and Thanksgiving tomorrow.



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    Re: Travel Report

    I'm heading east on 80 towards the Quad Cities this afternoon. Updates would be appreciated it anyone is doing the same!



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    The streets have started getting wet here. GC, you better get going.



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    Re: Travel Report

    Quote Originally Posted by ianoconnor View Post
    I'm heading east on 80 towards the Quad Cities this afternoon. Updates would be appreciated it anyone is doing the same!
    It probably won't freeze there. Too much action.


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    Bos-Where are you located? It's spitting here in Estherville, 15 miles east of Okoboji.


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    Quote Originally Posted by yaman3 View Post
    Bos-Where are you located? It's spitting here in Estherville, 15 miles east of Okoboji.
    Sioux City. On monday morning we had a schload of accidents here from the freezing rain. Did you?


    Salt trucks went out too late, but hopefully some of that salt is still around to slow this deal.



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    The streets have started getting wet here. GC, you better get going.
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    Cold and sprinkling in Indianola right now. Nothing slick yet.



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