Winter Storm Watch for western Va.; cold rain in Richmond

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RICHMOND, Va. -- We are waking up to a cold, wet, and breezy Thursday. A Winter Weather Advisory will is in effect through morning for areas west of Richmond.

The advised area will get up to .5″ of sleet and snow mixed.

We will see wintry mix on-and-off throughout the morning. However, it is anticipated to melt.

Please use caution while traveling on bridges and overpasses as those areas tend to be slick.

By sunrise, wintry mix will turn into cold rain. This rain will stick around throughout the day.

The high in Richmond will only be in the low to mid 40s. Rain will be heavy at times tomorrow with 1-2″ possible in all areas.

Skies will clear on Friday and stay dry through the weekend. Temps will be in the 50s for the weekend.

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