Winter weather takes another swing at North Carolina

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – After being teased by spring-like temperatures, parts of North Carolina were forecast to head back to one more spate of winter weather.

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for the mountains on the Tennessee border. Forecasters say there’s a chance of freezing rain, sleet and snow beginning Thursday morning.

East of the mountains, forecasters issued a hazardous weather outlook for periods of light wintry precipitation across northern portions of central North Carolina.

Rain is forecast for areas including Hickory and Charlotte.

Highs will be in the 30s and 40s on Thursday and Friday. Weekend highs will climb into the 50s.