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Ice storm hits area, more to come

GTNS photo by Karyn Spory

An ice storm that swept Southeast Iowa Tuesday, Feb. 5,  left a sheet of ice across Washington. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory until 6 p.m., on Thursday, Feb. 7, as freezing rain continues across the region. Above, a handrail in downtown Washington is still covered with ice from Tuesday’s storm.
GTNS photo by Karyn Spory An ice storm that swept Southeast Iowa Tuesday, Feb. 5, left a sheet of ice across Washington. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory until 6 p.m., on Thursday, Feb. 7, as freezing rain continues across the region. Above, a handrail in downtown Washington is still covered with ice from Tuesday’s storm.

An ice storm that swept Southeast Iowa Tuesday, Feb. 5, left a sheet of ice across Washington. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory until 6 p.m., on Thursday, Feb. 7, as freezing rain continues across the region. Above, a handrail in downtown Washington is still covered with ice from Tuesday’s storm.