The National Weather Service warns of from 1 to 3 inches of snow for the Huntington area Wednesday, mostly arriving after 2 p.m. Highs are expected to be hover around 30 degrees.
By later in the evening, snow will turn to rain and freezing rain and sleet, turning to all rain after midnight. Temperatures are expected to rise to about 37 degrees by 3 a.m.
Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
The evening commute is expected to be messy.
The Long Island Rail Road advises commuters to add extra travel time, use caution when walking on station platforms and staircases and always hold the handrail. The LIRR said it has personnel and equipment positioned in preparation for storm related issues. For service updates, monitor www.mta.info/lirr or call the customer service center at 511 or 718-217-LIRR (718-217-5477).