Johnson County slammed by snow with up to 8 inches expected — Here’s when it could stop

Snow blanketed the Kansas City region Thursday morning, falling at a rate of 1 to 3 inches per hour in late morning. Above, a hardy dog walker out in Fairway, near Bishop Miege High School. Photo credit Kyle Palmer.

As predicted, today’s snow storm is hitting Johnson County heavily.  

With nearly five inches of snow this morning, the National Weather Service predicts a possible cumulative total of up to nine inches in the area by the end of today.