The severe weather threat is shifting into Southeast Mississippi tonight. Now on to the winter weather... Rain changes to snow over west and Northwest Mississippi early tomorrow morning before sunrise. A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for the counties highlighted in pink and a Winter Weather Advisory for counties in blue.
The area included in the Winter Storm Warning will have the most significant impacts, including 1 to 3 inches of snow (with higher amounts likely over NW Mississippi), A dusting to 2 inches for those under the Winter Weather Advisory. For Central Mississippi (not included in warning or advisory), some light accumulation is possible during the day Friday; generally a dusting to 1 half inch, but significant travel problems are not expected.
Keep in mind, travel will become hazardous over North Mississippi throughout the day; if you absolutely have to travel in that direction make sure you leave early and exercise extreme caution.
We'll keep you posted!