The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a winter storm watch for our area, including Winchester, beginning Wednesday afternoon and continuing through Thursday afternoon.
Snow, sleet and freezing rain are possible. Accumulations of snow could be three to five inches with "a trace of ice," according to NWS.
NWS said snow will begin Wednesday afternoon and change over to a wintry mix in the evening. The heaviest precipitation is expected late Wednesday through Thursday morning.
NWS said travel may be impacted by precipitation, especially if it turns over to sleet and ice or a wintry mix during the commute.
Winds may gust up to 20 MPH, temperatures will be in the mid-30s and visibility may be reduced to a quarter to a half mile at times.