Area roadways will be under attack from Mother Nature several times over the next week. Tonight is supposed to be a mostly snow event, with the higher accumulations predicted for north and west of the Riverbend. But the jury is still out for what comes next, so area road crews are gearing up for whatever comes their way.
IDOT's Joe Monroe tells The Big Z you may not see any snow falling until the overnight hours.
In Godfrey, Jim Lewis tells The Big Z his street crew will be ready for whatever kind of wintry mix comes in over the weekend.
Drivers are asked to give trucks and plows plenty of room and to keep an eye out for icy patches.