Most of state upgraded to Winter Storm Warning: Arctic blast expected Thursday, Friday

Winter storm warning

Winter storm warningThe Oklahoma City metro and most of central, southern and eastern Oklahoma are now under a WINTER STORM WARNING.

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for northwest Oklahoma.

Winter precip will begin to develop later Thursday morning and through the afternoon.

Expect a light mix of sleet and freezing rain starting Thursday morning along and south of Interstate 44.

Another round is likely Thursday night and Friday morning.

Anywhere from 2″- 6″ of sleet and snow is possible with locally higher amounts.

More ice is also likely to the south.

Folks who receive more sleet and freezing rain will see lesser totals.

Stay tuned for updates on this developing major winter storm.