The icy conditions have also caused a number of crashes in the Basin. Odessa Police say they've responded to 55 crashes since Thursday within the city limits. Officials in Midland have reported 123 accidents since Thursday.
The cold weather has grounded or delayed many flights at the Midland International Airport. According to NBC News, more than 500 flights have been canceled at the Dallas-Fort Worth Airport since Thursday.
Loop 250 in Midland is back open. TXDOT treated all of Loop 250 on Friday afternoon to help melt the ice.