Winter Weather Advisory issued for McDonough Co.

MCDONOUGH CO., Ill. (NEWS3) — A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for McDonough County until Wednesday afternoon while a system is expected to bring accumulating snow.

The National Weather Service said the area could see between 2 to 3 inches of snow by Wednesday afternoon.

The advisory is in effect from 6 a.m. Tuesday to noon Wednesday.

Officials said drivers should plan for slippery road conditions and drifting snow that could lead to a treacherous morning or evening commute. Drivers are urged to slow down and use caution while traveling.

The NWS said Hancock County is also under the Winter Weather Advisory until noon Wednesday.