Morning wintry mix, afternoon and evening rain Wednesday across DC region

Get ready for a cold, wet day across the D.C. region with the possibility of a wintry mix during the morning hours before a steady rain dampens the afternoon and evening.

A low-pressure system pushing into the area Wednesday morning brings the possibility of a quick burst of snow showers at the onset to parts north and west of the District.

Closer to D.C., a wintry mix is possible for some areas of Loudoun and Montgomery County. Expect mostly rain for D.C. and parts to the south.

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The precipitations turns to rain by the afternoon and will continue through the evening commute.

A Winter Weather Advisory is in place in the higher elevations north and west of D.C. until 4 p.m. where some light snow accumulations are possible.

Highs in the upper-40s are expected Wednesday. Clearing conditions and gusty winds Thursday with highs near 50 degrees.