NORTON – The National Weather Service in Norton/Boston issued a winter storm watch at 4 a.m. for Tuesday.
The watch is from Tuesday afternoon into Tuesday evening. The snow could start after 1 p.m.
The forecast is for mixed Mixed precipitation, initially snow transitioning over to sleet and then mixing with freezing rain.
For MetroWest, the forecast is for Snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches and ice accumulations of up to two tenths of an inch possible.
Expect significant travel impacts, especially during the Tuesday afternoon into evening commute.
Plan on slippery road conditions and reductions to visibility.
A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel.