Motorists advised to use caution during evening rush hours
The precipitation, which could be rain and sleet mixed with snow in some areas of the state, will make driving conditions difficult to predict and judge from location to location. Especially in New Castle County and northern Kent County, motorists should take extra caution during evening rush hours.
According to the National Weather Service, the storm will turn to an all snow event statewide with heaviest snowfall and accumulation in New Castle County. In northern areas of the state, snowfall could reach one to two inches an hour and began to taper off after midnight. New Castle is expected to receive six inches; Kent, three to four inches; Sussex two to three inches inland.