CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A storm system moving across the country will bring a cold rain to the Charlotte region overnight, including the chance for sleet and freezing rain for the mountains.

A winter weather advisory has been issued for the rest of the night and Saturday morning in Ashe, Avery and Watauga counties, and in the mountain areas of Burke, Caldwell and McDowell counties.

Today's forecast is expected to be sunny with highs in the uppers 40s. The storm system is expected to move in later this evening, bringing scattered showers, according to the First Warn Storm Team.

Tonight's lows will be in the mid to upper 30s with a 60 percent chance of rain.

Look for the rain to continue through Saturday morning with some clearing expected late in the day. Saturday s high temperatures will be in the upper 40s and low 50s.

The remainder of the year is expected to be quiet, with a chilly and breezy day Sunday, and a mix of sun and clouds Monday.

Highs on Sunday won t climb above the upper 40s, while low 50s are predicted for Monday.

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