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REMINDER: Checking your car’s tire pressure when temps drop in Kansas City

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Posted at 10:35 AM, Oct 17, 2022
and last updated 2022-10-17 14:47:39-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — You might want to give yourself a few extra minutes Tuesday morning before heading into work to check your car’s tire pressure.

Kansas City is included in a freeze warning through 10 a.m. Tuesday morning.

The sudden drop in temperatures could cause tire pressure monitoring system warning lights to signal a warning.

KSHB 41 meteorologist Wes Peery outlined why tire pressure drops when temperatures fall in a recent weather academy. Watch the segment in the video player above.