A Winter Weather Advisory has been posted for most of the region until 11 a.m.
Rain is changing to snow in the NW suburbs and it will take closer to 8 a.m. to change in the I-95 metro region and SE NJ 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.
The steadiest snow falls from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. (reduced visibilities.)
Temperatures: Falling from 39 at dawn to 30 by sunset
Roads: Main roads should be mainly wet, but side streets, overpasses and driveways/sidewalks will get slushy or snow-covered for a period of time.
Totals: General coating to 2" with isolated 3". The best chance of seeing up to 3" is right around the I-95 corridor where the best lift will pass through.
FRIDAY: A frigid end to the workweek under mostly cloudy skies, high 26.
SATURDAY: Remaining chilly with clouds and some sun, high 31. A coastal low looks to remain far offshore, possibly just brushing the immediate coast with light snow.
SUNDAY: Partly sunny and chilly, high 34.
MONDAY: Mostly sunny, high 29.
TUESDAY: Mostly cloudy with some snow showers or flurries, high 38.
WEDNESDAY: Colder, with considerable cloudiness, high 29.