NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Snow began falling mid-Tuesday morning in parts of the Tri-State Area, and a wintry mix of sleet and rain could cause problems on the roads throughout the evening.
A light mixed precipitation was falling around 5 p.m., CBS2’s Lonnie Quinn reported.READ MORE: Scheifele Has Hat Trick, Jets Beat Devils
As temperatures drop overnight, there is concern about wet road conditions freezing.
A winter weather advisory stays in effect for most of the area until midnight.
It has expired for Middlesex and Mercer counties.Strome Scores As Rangers Beat Sharks; Shesterkin Hurt
As CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock reported, temperatures will impact which areas see the most snowfall.
New York City and its northern suburbs are expected to get anywhere from 1 to 3 inches of accumulation. Areas farther north could get 3 to 6.
South of the city will likely see a dusting.
The sleet and rain may linger overnight, but temperatures are expected to return to normal Wednesday.MORE NEWS: Nets Escape Timberwolves Behind Durant's 30
CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock and Lonnie Quinn contributed to this report.