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FIRST ALERT: Snow to make slippery commute this evening

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It is Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016.

First Alert Weather Outlook:

Wednesday will be cold and breezy. There may still be some light snow falling in Western Kentucky when the Heartland wakes up. FIRST ALERT: The commute home could prove to be slippery as more snow moves in this evening. Brian is tracking the timing of the latest winter weather, and says it could be tricky.

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