Light wintry weather, slick roads possible Wednesday morning

Wednesday at 4 a.m.: Wintry mix of light snow, sleet and rain will occur across northern Virginia, and slippery roads are possible. Use caution driving north of Lynchburg on Wednesday morning. (WSET)

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- Slippery roads will develop across Virginia early Wednesday morning as a large batch of rain and wintry precipitation moves our direction.

A mix of light snow, sleet and rain will be possible between Tuesday 11 p.m. and Wednesday 9 a.m.

The most likely locations for slippery roads will be north of Lynchburg where temperatures are colder. This includes Amherst, Nelson, Rockbridge and all other counties north of Lynchburg.

No significant ice or snow accumulation is expected; however, drivers should be cautious in case slick spots develop. Most local locations won’t receive any measurable wintry precipitation.

Most roads south of Lynchburg will not have icy problems.

All local precipitation should transition to “all rain” after Wednesday 9am.

Rainfall amounts of 0.50” to 1.0” will be most common in the Lynchburg, Danville and Roanoke area.

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