The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a winter storm watch from Sunday evening through Monday morning.
The watch is for sleet and freezing rain for the following counties in eastern Oklahoma: LeFlore, Pushmataha, Choctaw, Pittsburg, Sequoyah, McIntosh, Latimer and Haskell. In Arkansas, the counties are Sebastian, Crawford and Franklin.
Sleet and freezing rain will develop Sunday night over southeastern Oklahoma and west central Arkansas.
Up to an inch of sleet accumulation and a quarter inch of ice accumulation is expected from Sunday evening through Monday morning.
Roads, bridges and overpasses may become slick and hazardous in the watch area, making travel treacherous. Power outages are possible.
If Possible, change travel plans and make sure you have an adequate supply of food, water and medication to last through the duration of the winter storm.