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Cold Temperatures Could Mean Icy Roads Tonight, Tuesday Morning

Reported: Feb. 3, 2014 5:02 PM EST
Updated: Feb. 3, 2014 5:39 PM EST
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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Jeff Morris, Jim Barach) – The good news is the worst is behind us for a bit when it comes to snowfall, but that does not mean you can let your guard down when it comes to driving.

Eyewitness News Chief Meteorologist Jim Barach said a storm that brought snow showers to the region along with some heavy snowfall to the north has pretty much run its course and will give way to dry conditions heading into Tuesday.

Monday night, skies will be cloudy but dry with the overnight low temperature dropping to 21 degrees. Barach said that could make for some icy spots on roadways so anyone planning on traveling Tuesday night and of course for Tuesday's morning commute there could be some slick spots to watch out for.

Tuesday will be partly cloudy and dry as high pressure builds back into the region. The high temperature will warm to a mild 48 degrees. Barach said Wednesday will see another storm system move into the region that will make for cloudy skies along with rain showers that will eventually change over to snow. Rainfall totals could be heavy enough to make for some localized flooding problems. The high temperature will drop to 40 degrees.

For the latest Eyewitness News Storm Team forecast, click here.

Photo of Letart, Mason County, Courtesy Of Melanie Johnson



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