Wintry mix possible Wednesday in South Georgia
Cold temperatures will remain as a low develops off the Atlantic Coast of Florida.
With below freezing temperatures at the surface a wintry mix of precipitation is expected. Freezing rain, sleet and/or snow will be possible after midnight tonight through Wednesday morning.
At this time, the best chances of precipitation are across South Central Georgia and the Eastern Florida Big Bend, but frozen precipitation cannot be ruled out farther west in Tallahassee and Southwest Georgia.
POTENTIAL HAZARDS: Chance of snow, sleet, and/or freezing rain.
POTENTIAL IMPACTS: Hazardous travel due to slick roads, especially bridges/overpasses. If freezing rain develops, some power outages are possible.
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY issued for parts of South-Central Georgia from 1-10 a.m. Wednesday.
Periods of light snow, rain mixed with snow and or freezing rain is possible. Snow accumulations less than 1 inch, mainly on grassy surfaces. Freezing rain accumulations, if any, less than one-quarter of an inch. Snow and ice accumulations will be dependent on temperatures and precipitation intensity. Some areas could receive up to one inch of snow or just under one-quarter of an inch of ice due to freezing rain. A few slick spots could develop overnight tonight into Wednesday morning, especially on bridges and overpasses.
WINTER STORM WATCH issued for Coffee & Atkinson County until 5 p.m. Wednesday.
A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel.