The Florida Highway Patrol would like to remind motorists that possible freezing rain and sleet will be in the area for the next few days.

The FHP will have extra troopers working to help monitor the roadways and bridges of the Florida Panhandle.

Due to the possibility of sleet or ice, please follow these safety tips.

1. Drive at or below the speed limit.

2. Increase following distance.

3. Know if your vehicle has antilock brakes.

4. If your vehicle does not have antilock brakes you may need to pump your brakes to keep the brakes from locking up.

If motorists observe any roadway problems please report them by dialing (*FHP) *347.