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Drivers should beware of black ice.
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When walking on snow and ice, keep an eye out for black ice and ice hidden under patches of snow and be ready for a fall.
Forecasters were warning that the slush created during daylight would turn to ice from temperatures dropping below freezing, creating black ice on roads, bridges and other elevated surfaces.
The Idaho Transportation Department is dispatching trucks to spread deicer and sand on the roadways to combat the black ice, according to Payette County officials.
Forecasters warned that moisture on the roadways could freeze overnight and cause black ice to form.
The advisory comes after rain, freezing rain and black ice contributed to dangerous road and sidewalk conditions earlier Friday.
With temperatures expected to sink below freezing across much of the region, forecasters warned that black ice could make roads treacherous.
The North Shore up to the Baton Rouge area was also issued a hard freeze warning just before 11:30 a.m. Friday, indicating there's a chance for black ice to form on roads and for frozen pipes to burst overnight.
The weather service warned that black ice was possible on roads Saturday morning with low temperatures of 20 degrees to the lower 30s.
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Definition of black ice for English Language Learners
: a thin layer of ice on a paved road that is very difficult to see
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