(WBZ NewsRadio/AccuWeather/Brian Thompson) - ** A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT INSIDE OF 128 THROUGH 6 PM, BUT A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS FOR MANY NORTHERN AND WESTERN SUBURBS **
Wednesday will bring on-and-off snow, mixing with or even changing to plain rain for a time from the South Shore down through the Cape and Islands. The snow and rain will end late this afternoon.
Total accumulations are expected to be around 3 inches in Boston and most nearby suburbs; 3-6 inches north and west of 128, with isolated amounts up to 8 inches north and west of 495. 1-3 inches is likely on the South Shore where some rain will mix in. Less than an inch is expected on the South Coast and Cape. The high will be 36.
Wednesday night will be brisk and turning colder with clearing; any wet or slushy areas will freeze on untreated surfaces, resulting in icy spots. The low will be near 20.
Thursday and Friday will have sun and clouds. The high on Thursday will be 32. Friday's high will be 35.
Saturday will have clouds and sun. It will be milder with a high of 43.