Since we live in the South and it's a little below freezing with some rain, we've got a slew of mishaps that occurred overnight or this morning.
Entergy is reporting 830 customer outages caused by "strong winds." You can see a map they posted to
Twitter showing the outages.
Then, there's been a ton traffic back-ups because a portion of I-40 has been closed
, a portion of I-30 has been closed
, and the eastern half of Arkansas roads are icy
. Also, this morning, the Arkansas Department of Transportation server was getting 20,000 hits per minute and the server crashed
And then, at least in the eastern part of the state, some schools are closing
for the day: including Helena-West Helena School District
and Jonesboro Public Schools
Stay safe! Bundle up! Go unnecessarily buy tons of milk and eggs in case the winter storm locks you down forever!