Winter weather advisory set for Washington County

A winter weather advisory is set to go into effect at 6 p.m. Tuesday in Washington County and the surrounding areas.

According to the National Weather Service, afternoon rain is expected to transition to evening snow with possible accumulations of up to 3 inches by Wednesday morning.

Roads may become slick creating driving hazardous, especially on bridges and overpasses, the advisory stated.

Temperatures are expected to reach the mid 40s on Wednesday.