First Alert: Wintry mix changes to rain for Wednesday afternoon

Travel trouble possible, especially NW of RIC

FIRST ALERT FORECAST: After Wednesday snow, temps could hit 60 Thursday

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Any leftover wintry mix changes to rain this afternoon as temperatures continue to warm up.

Most of Central Virginia has already seen a change to rain. Areas NW of Louisa could stay as freezing rain or sleet into the late afternoon. Roads should be wet (not icy) for the afternoon and evening commute. Spotty rain showers continue during the afternoon and into the evening.

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for Goochland and Cumberland counties until 7 p.m. A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for Charlottesville and northwestern Virginia until 10 p.m. this evening.

Areas northwest of Richmond did receive a few inches of snow this morning before the changeover to sleet and freezing rain.

Accidents were reported this morning in Central Virginia. Wet roads may still be slippery this afternoon, so use caution while driving.

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