Here’s everything you need to know going on in the Mid-South:
- The National Weather Service has issued an Ice Storm Warning for parts of northeastern Arkansas and northwest Tennessee that went into effect last night until noon tomorrow. Ice has already started to accumulate in eastern Arkansas this morning. This warning includes Crittenden and Cross County.
A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for parts of Tennessee and Mississippi, including Shelby and Desoto County. That watch is in effect today and tomorrow until noon. Go to our weather page for the latest updates.
- A presumptive positive case of the UK variant of COVID-19 in Shelby County is under investigation, and now a presumptive positive for the Brazilian strain is being investigated as well. The local health department reported 158 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday.