Monday, February 16, 2015

Winter Weather advisory in Effect for Winston County and Area til 9 pm Tonight

The National Weather Service has issued a "Winter Weather Advisory" until 9:00 pm for much of Mississippi including central Ms and the Winston County area. As temperatures drop, freezing rain may accumulate up to 1/10 of an inch,  particularly on bridges and overpasses. Sleet may mix with the freezing rain.

Driving conditions will worsen and the possibility of black ice exists. Drivers should be prepared for slick roadways. Precipitation is expected to end around midnight.

Highs on Tuesday should be above freezing but only in the upper 30's with partly cloudy skies. Next expected precipitation is possible on Friday.