They say a picture is worth 1,000 words. That can be true for today as I've been looking at different traffic cameras along I-55 in southeast Missouri.
The view of I-55 soutbound from Perryville, Mo at 10:41am CT:
The view of I-55 southbound from Cape Girardeau, Mo at 10:28am CT:
Notice the lower visibility with the above image. The snow had been coming down at a pretty good clip in Cape Girardeau around the time of the image.
The view of I-55 northbound from Miner, Mo at 10:29am CT:
The view of I-55 southbound from near Hayti, Mo at 10:38am CT:
I just went outside and measured... As of 10:45am CT, I have 1.9" at my place in Cape Girardeau.