Storm Status Update 10:55am

Here is an update on the blizzard and ice storm. The purple indicates freezing rain and sleet. 
AccuWeather radar at 10:45am:
The photos below were taken just east of the “X” on the radar map. 

As expected, both Interstates 40 and 44 in Oklahoma are closed. The official measuring station in Tulsa has 15″ and still snowing with blizzard conditions. There are multiple reports of cars stranded on the interstates and stuck cars plugging the roads in Tulsa.

Blowing snow this morning:

In these very high winds, the worst road conditions are under underpasses. I passed two with drifts of at least 2.5 ft.

Here are road conditions just west of the Andover, Kansas, exit on Interstate 35:

The forecast below still looks good.

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