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Patches of ice possible for some drivers early Wednesday

The WTVA Severe Weather Authority says there's a possibility of some slick spots Wednesday morning.

Posted: Dec. 26, 2017 3:35 PM
Updated: Dec. 26, 2017 10:19 PM

(WTVA) - Some drivers could encounter slick spots on bridges and overpasses early Wednesday due to freezing rain and sleet.

The WTVA Severe Weather Authority says that frozen precipitation could fall on and along Highway 82 before sunrise and could cause minor problems into the middle of the morning.

It could also fall in places like Tupelo, Coffeeville, Amory, Aberdeen, Houston, Fulton and Calhoun City as well as Sulligent, Vernon and Hamilton in Alabama.

Meteorologist John Dolusic adds this is not expected to be a widespread issue and any icy patches that develop should be gone by noon.

Still, he advises drivers in that part of the area from 2 a.m. until 10 a.m to be cautious.

Stay with the WTVA Severe Weather Authority for any updates on this developing situation.

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