Wintry weather expected acoss Region 8 on Monday

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect from midnight Sunday to 3 p.m. Monday for the following counties: Baxter, Cleburne, Fulton, Independence, Izard, Jackson, Stone, White, Woodruff.

A disturbance bringing snow and sleet to the southern plains will move into Arkansas overnight and potentially create travel problems in Region 8 by sunrise.

Some bridges and overpasses may become slick due to light snow and ice accumulation as a chance of a wintry mix continues Monday evening.

Meteorologist Bryan McCormick is tracking the weather and will bring the latest information tonight on Region 8 News at 5 and 10.

Read the full National Weather Service message by clicking here.

Tips for driving in snow and ice can be found here.

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