A cooler airmass is expected to setup across the Pacific Northwest region at the end of the weekend.
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Total snow accumulations of 8 to 24 inches and wind gusts as high as 50mph are expected.
A winter weather advisory has also been issued due to snow expected above 4,000 feet.
Road maintenance crews were out yesterday spraying anti-icing treatment on main arterials and highways.
Slick roads were being reported while temperatures were in the mid-20s with localized precipitation.
Temperatures will be cold enough, it's just a question of whether there will be any precipitation.
Warming is expected to replace the snow with rain by the afternoon with a chance for freezing rain during the transition.
Motorists encountered what were described as "deceptively icy" roads.
The warning says to expect heavy snow with total accumulations of 2 to 6 inches.