Winter Weather Advisory: Freezing rain, sleet in some neighborhoods through Saturday morning

A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for the mountains, foothills and parts of the Piedmont for tonight into Saturday morning for the chance of freezing rain.

Charlotte could see cold rain in the area early on Saturday. Driver can expect slippery road conditions, tree damage and possible power outages during those times.

Total ice accumulations between one to two tenths of an inch are expected and sleet accumulations of less than a quarter inch.

As temperatures warm the freezing rain will switch over to all rain during the mid morning hours. 

FOX 46 will keep you updated on this weather event on air and online throughout the next 36 hours.