Winter Weather Watch is in effect this weekend

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Ozarks cannot escape winter.

A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for Benton, Camden, Hickory, Maries, Miller, Morgan and St. Clair counties.  That watch is in effect from Saturday evening through Sunday evening.  That area could see up to six inches of snow.

Areas to the south to the U.S. 60 corridor could see anywhere from 1 to 3 inches of snow. 

Stay tuned to KY3 News for more updates throughout the weekend.