As the snowfall got heavier, Columbus Police are warning motorists that driving conditions will worsen into the afternoon and evening.
The snow was sticking in all parts of Muscogee County by 1:30 p.m. Columbus Police were checking roads and bridges to make sure they are safe.
"Stay off the road because it's going to do nothing but get worse," said Capt. J.D. Hawk.
By early afternoon police had not reported an increase in traffic accidents.