Residents wake up to thunder snow in Cedar Rapids - KWWL - Eastern Iowa Breaking News, Weather, Closings

Residents wake up to thunder snow in Cedar Rapids

Posted:

CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL)-- Thunder snow was heard throughout the morning in Cedar Rapids Friday.

Underneath the snow in downtown Cedar Rapids, is a layer of ice. Our crews on the scene this morning noted several slick spots. A snow emergency is in effect for Cedar Rapids Friday. Schools in Cedar Rapids are also closed Friday.

Cedar Rapids Maintenance Manager Craig Hanson says the city has already used half the amount of salt it would typically use all winter. Also, salt prices have more than doubled since last winter.

 

Powered by Frankly