While far from a blockbuster storm, a period of adverse weather conditions ranging from snow to ice to rain and gusty winds will affect the northeastern United States through Sunday.
Just enough cold air will linger to produce snow and ice in some areas.
During the first few hours of the rain, anywhere the ground is cold, patches of clear ice can form and create a dangerous situation for pedestrians and motorists.
The bulk of the precipitation with the storm will affect the central Appalachians and the mid-Atlantic coast into Sunday morning.
The storm will affect New England mainly on Sunday.