Near blizzard like conditions greet the area

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD)- Santa is putting the finishing touches on his sleigh this morning as he prepares for his trek across the world. There is a winter storm warning in effect until noon for the area. Snow and blowing snow along with snow- packed roads, are creating hazardous travel conditions. There are near blizzard like conditions that may occur at times.

Expect windy conditions cold temperatures in the 20s. This afternoon will be partly sunny, windy and cold. The high for today will be between 30 and 34 degrees. Tonight skies will be clear and temperatures cold.

Christmas morning there will be areas of icy/snow-packed roads, with partly cloudy skies and cold temperatures.

Saturday's conditions will be mostly sunny, with cold temperatures. Sunday will be fair and cold.

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