Wintry Mix Possible in Region this Weekend
Some wintry precipitation is expected this weekend.
The potential is greatest Saturday night. At this time, mostly sleet and snow are forecast, but some light icing is possible.
The precipitation will be slow to get started very late Friday night and Saturday. Many areas will remain dry until Saturday night.
Steadier and more widespread precipitation is forecast Saturday night. There will be a sharp northern edge to the precipitation shield, and the Interstate 64 corridor in southern Illinois and southwest Indiana could stay dry. Further south, significant snow and sleet accumulations are possible across southeast Missouri and southwest Kentucky.
The precipitation will diminish on Sunday, when some additional light accumulations are possible. Temperatures will creep slightly above freezing on Sunday.