JACKSON, Miss. — Snow within the Deep South? Perhaps a bit of.
Nationwide Climate Service meteorologists say rain may get chilly and heavy sufficient to turn out to be snow earlier than daybreak Friday in a band starting west of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Snow combined with rain is predicted Friday throughout Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and into western South Carolina.
No snow is predicted in New Orleans or coastal areas south of Interstate 10.
Some roads and overpasses might see spotty icing, however heat floor temperatures in all probability imply snow accumulating solely on grass. Considerably heavier snow is predicted in a number of north Georgia areas.
Nonetheless, emergency personnel are getting ready. In Mississippi’s Hancock County, Emergency Administration Director Brian Adam is warning drivers to beware.
Some areas of Alabama and the Florida Panhandle might see a second snow probability Friday night time.