Winter Storm Watch issued for the Mid-South - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Winter Storm Watch issued for the Mid-South

Forecast model Monday 3 a.m. Forecast model Monday 3 a.m.
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

The National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Watch for much of the Mid-South for Sunday at 6 p.m. through Monday at 6 p.m. During this time, 1/10th of an inch of ice, and up to 3 inches of snow are expected for the region. 

The WMC Action News 5 weather team is watching this system very carefully.

Valentine's Day will be mostly sunny and mild, with a high temperature of 57 degrees. Saturday night will be partly cloudy, blustery, and turning colder with a low temperature of 19 degrees.

Sunday starts off much colder, with winds from the north and northeast at 15 to 25 mph. The Mid-South will see increasing clouds and by the evening, a chance of sleet/freezing rain and snow turning to all snow overnight into Monday. This will definitely impact the Monday morning commute across the entire area.

The Mid-South could see a dusting and mix to the south along Mississippi, up to 3 inches of snow to the north along the Missouri Bootheel. 

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