LIVE UPDATES: Ice storm closes St. Louis roads, schools and businesses

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – This is a multi-day weather event will bring several waves of icy weather to the region starting Friday and lasting through Sunday. However, it will not be raining (or sleeting) all the time. It comes in waves that may last for several hours each time.

This storm is causing many school and business closures. Slick roads are causing some accidents in the area. Check the list below for the latest updates.

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20175:38 pm

Police car struck during crash closing westbound I-70 in north St. Louis County

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20175:24 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20174:50 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20174:48 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20174:09 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20174:04 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20173:52 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20173:52 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20173:52 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20173:51 pm

Crews de-icing planes at Lambert Airport in St. Louis

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20173:18 pm

Schnucks grocery stores in St. Louis and parts of Illinois will be closing Friday at 7pm.  

Stores affected by the early closings also include those in Jefferson City, Columbia, Farmington, Washington and Centralia.

Schnucks plans on reopening Saturday at 6am.

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20173:03 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20173:02 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20172:25 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20172:25 pm

Call Ameren Missouri at 1.800.552.7583 to report downed lines and outages

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20172:11 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20172:06 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20172:06 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20172:06 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20172:05 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20172:05 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20172:03 pm

Four state historic sites in southwestern Illinois are closing Friday out of an abundance of caution as an ice storm approaches the area.  Cahokia Mounds, Fort de Chartres, Lewis & Clark and Vandalia close as ice storm approaches

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20171:14 pm

Current Missouri power outage map from Ameren:

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20171:13 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20171:01 pm

Due to the weather, Mid Rivers Mall, South County Center and West County Center are closing at 1pm today. Department stores and restaurant hours may vary. Check each mall’s website for updates

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:54 pm

MoDOT holds press conference today at 4:30pm to provide updates on winter operations

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:48 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:46 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:40 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:39 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:39 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:37 pm

Grab our apps for updates from your phone or tablet

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:37 pm

You can watch LIVE streaming video of our newscasts online here

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:35 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:34 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:34 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:30 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:29 pm

Ice update from Angela Hutti from several cities on I-55 south of St. Louis

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:22 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:21 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:20 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:19 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:19 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201712:12 pm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201711:51 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201711:42 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201711:40 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201711:39 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201711:38 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201711:19 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201711:18 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201711:06 am

City of St. Peters Weather Emergency Update: City Hall Closed Today at Noon 

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201711:03 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201711:03 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201711:03 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:53 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:52 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:47 am

An update on Major League Soccer in St. Louis is delayed because of the ice storm: 

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:46 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:46 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:44 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:44 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:43 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:38 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:37 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:36 am

Two people have died in accidents on the roads this morning.  The Missouri Highway Patrol is investigating.  One of the deaths appears to be weather related.

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:35 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:34 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:34 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:32 am

LIVE Video: MoDOT conference on area road conditions during ice storm

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:31 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:31 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:25 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:25 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:17 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:15 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:14 am

Timeline of this storm: 

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:10 am

We are extending our on-air coverage of the ice storm.  You can watch LIVE streaming video online here:  http://fox2now.com/live-streaming/

Joe Millitzer January 13, 201710:09 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20179:57 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20179:56 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20179:55 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20179:55 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20179:55 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20179:55 am

Joe Millitzer January 13, 20179:54 am

The first day of the Cardinal’s Winter Warm-Up is cancelled due to the icy weather. The 2017 Winter Warm-Up event is being held at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch.  Saturday’s festivities are cancelled.  Fans that purchased autograph tickets for Saturday will be automatically refunded.

The Cardinals say that the balance of the Winter Warm-Up Weekend planned for Sunday and Monday remain as scheduled; however, the team will continue to closely monitor the situation to determine if anything should be adjusted due to the inclement weather impacting the region.