Winter storm could bring snow, sleet beginning early Wednesday

Snowy roads in Darien. (Kristen Riolo photo)

A winter weather advisory for snow, sleet and freezing rain was issued for interior southern Connecticut on Tuesday morning. It is in effect from midnight to 4 p.m. Wednesday.

Snow accumulation is expected to be one to two inches along with a tenth of an inch of ice, according to the National Weather Service.

Snow is expected to begin around midnight then change to a snow and sleet mix or freezing rain by Wednesday morning.

Hazardous travel is expected during the Wednesday morning commute, according to the weather service.

Darien will have a chance of rain before 1 a.m., then rain, snow, and sleet. Low temperatures will be around 32 degrees. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

On Wednesday rain, snow, and sleet could hit Darien before 1 p.m., then a chance of rain. High temps near 40 degrees on Wednesday, with a northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

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