Former Republican U.S. Senator for Missouri Kit Bond at the podium during the launch of his newest venture, Kit Bond Strategies, on Nov. 8, 2011. Bond will lead a delegation of St. Louis business leaders to China later in 2012.
A winter weather advisory is in effect until midnight. The National Weather Service says the winter storm will bring snow into Central Missouri this morning and will spread eastward across the St. Louis area during the day and continue into tonight.