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Winter weather headed to South Carolina

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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Snow, sleet and freezing rain are heading for South Carolina.

The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for most of the state Tuesday through Thursday.

It's expected to begin Tuesday.

Up to 6 inches of snow are possible along the Interstate 85 corridor. Up to 4 inches of snow are possible elsewhere in the northwestern part of the state. About 2 inches of snow are expected in the central part of the state. About an inch of snow is expected in the Pee Dee.

Up to a third of an inch of ice is possible in the mountains. Up to three-quarters of an inch of ice is possible in the Midlands. Up to a half inch of ice is possible in the inland areas of the coast.

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