Freezing temperatures and rain causing problems across Kansas

SALINA, Kansas — Reports are now coming in that ice is starting to build and bring down powerlines and tree limbs in the Salina area.

So far about a quarter of an inch of ice has accumulated due to freezing rain.

There are totals of that amount and more across Central Kansas, including the Wichita area.

Be sure to drive safe as bridges and overpasses are already getting icy, other roads could start gathering ice as well.

More weather information is available on the weather page and on Kansas Today. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

blog comments powered by Disqus