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Winter Weather Advisory Friday, January 12 from midnight to 9 p.m.

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...WINTER WEATHER WILL SWEEP INTO THE MID-SOUTH LATE TONIGHT AND

FRIDAY...

.A storm system will move into the region Thursday night ushering
in rain that will gradually transition to a mix of freezing rain
and sleet early Friday morning, then eventually to all snow
Friday. Significant snow and ice accumulations will be possible
across much of the region. In addition, strong northwest winds
will occur as the much colder air filters into the region.

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/O.UPG.KMEG.WS.A.0001.180112T0600Z-180113T0300Z/
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Clay-Greene-Craighead-Poinsett-Mississippi-Cross-Crittenden-
St. Francis-Dunklin-Pemiscot-
Including the cities of Piggott, Corning, Paragould, Jonesboro,
Harrisburg, Blytheville, Wynne, West Memphis, Forrest City,
Kennett, and Caruthersville
344 AM CST Thu Jan 11 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
NOON CST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Mixed precipitation expected. The ice will result in
  difficult travel conditions, including during the morning
  commute on Friday. Total snow and sleet accumulations of up to
  one inch and ice accumulations of around one tenth of an inch
  are expected. In addition, strong northwest winds may gust to 40
  mph just behind the passage of the cold front.

* WHERE...Portions of East Arkansas and Southeast Missouri.

* WHEN...Midnight to noon Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for reduced visibilities at
  times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling
from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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