Winter Weather

SC Winter Weather tips

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Emergency Management Division urges Midlands residents to stay off the roads for unnecessary travel if winter weather approaches. If you have to drive with ice or sleet or snow on the grounds, make sure you check your car’s fluids, battery and tires. Officials say you should insulate water pipes to prevent them from freezing,…

Be cautious of Black Ice as snow, ice melts and refreezes

Drivers should be cautious on roads Sunday Morning

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–Now that the snow and ice have melted from Friday’s snow, drivers are asked to be cautious if they hit the roads late Saturday night into Sunday morning. There is the potential for black ice. Black ice is a clear glaze of ice that can form on the road after water freezes. If you get caught in that…