Snow will be heavy this morning and up to 3 will accumulate during the commute. The snow will change to rain on the coast around 8 AM but before the change look for at least 2 to 4 inches. The change to rain in the Providence area will be close to 10 AM and there up to 3 to 6 inches are likely. In northern RI look for the most snow with 6 to 10 inches possible and any mix of sleet and rain not before noon.
The storm will move through this evening and as temperatures fall the precipitation may end as a little light snow. Temperatures overnight will fall to near 20 by Thursday morning.