Saturday storm brings wintry mix, rain

Posted at 1:19 PM, Jan 17, 2020

RICHMOND, Va. -- Some batches of sleet and snow showers will move across the area Saturday morning, and some slick spots will be possible.  The chance for precipitation will increase a bit more during the afternoon and evening.  This will be mainly rain for much of the area, but a brief period of sleet may occur.

Winter weather advisories are in effect in northern and western Virginia for light snow and ice accumulations.

Rain will end late Saturday evening and Saturday night.  Dry weather is expected Sunday through most of next week.

A shot of arctic air will arrive Sunday night and last through mid-week.  Highs will be in the 30s Monday-Wednesday, and overnight lows will be in the teens and 20s.

Highs will warm back into the 40s and 50s late in the week.

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