Storm brings snow, sleet and freezing rain to much of western NC

Wednesday will be active with rain showers continuing in the piedmont and a mix of snow and sleet in the mountain counties.

There is a winter storm warning for Avery, Ashe, Watauga, Burke and Caldwell Counties along with a winter weather advisory for Alexander, Catawba, Iredell, Rowan and the lower elevations of Burke and Caldwell Counties.

Watch out for slick spots as snow and sleet feel throughout the overnight hours in the mountain counties.

There will be the potential for more light icing through the morning hours before an all rain maker moves in overnight and into Thursday morning.

Keep checking in with FOX 46 for latest updates with this storm.