Winter storm watch to go into effect this weekend - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Winter storm watch to go into effect this weekend; TDOT prepares

(WMC-TV) - A winter storm watch will be in effect from Sunday afternoon through late Sunday night, according to the National Weather Service.

There will be a possibility of significant ice and sleet accumulation over northeast Arkansas, the Missouri bootheel, and a large portion of northwest Tennessee.

TDOT took extra precautions Friday. De-icing trucks were seen out on I-40  preparing for another blast of possible winter weather.

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