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Area forecasters are calling for the possibility of a weekend storm that may produce a variety of winter weather featuring snow, sleet, freezing rain and even rain.

It should be emphasized that right now forecaster are saying they don’t know exactly where the storms will track but it may well be in a neighborhood close by or not too far away.

Needless to say but those conditions would make it very difficult for travellers.

Safety Expert Doug Sommer from Pekin says preparation is the key…

The answer of course is that some drivers are prepared but many others are not…

Sommer adds that if the weather does turn bad and one must be out on the road, anticipating possible developments is a key…