Another winter storm watch has been issued for the Houston and Galveston areas, starting Monday night through Tuesday evening.

An arctic airmass settling over the area late tonight will drop temperatures to well below freezing, and precipitation could include snow, freezing rain and sleet. The Houston car accident attorneys at Schechter, Shaffer & Harris, L.L.P., Accident & Injury Lawyers know that these conditions are prime for car and truck accidents across the area.

In the wintry blast experienced in the area Friday, about 200 accidents were reported around Houston. For the current storm watch, temperatures are expected to stay colder for a longer period of time.

Counties covered in the watch for tonight and tomorrow include: Austin, Brazoria, Brazos, Burleson, Chambers, Colorado, Fort Bend, Galveston, Grimes, Harris, Houston, Jackson, Liberty, Madison, Matagorda, Montgomery, Polk, San Jacinto, Trinity, Walker, Waller, Washington and Wharton.

Our Houston car accident attorneys advise avoiding the roadways as much as possible. If you have to go out, check out our 10 tips for safe driving in winter weather.