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To ensure accurate precipitation measurements, the NWS has established guidelines for measuring and reporting snow and sleet totals and converting them into liquid equivalents.
Viewers sent in photos of snow and sleet seen across North Carolina Sunday morning.
From rain to sleet to snow, the transition is underway in Wake County.
As temperatures drop on Friday night, roads could become more hazardous from a mix of rain and sleet.
It will be an eventful weather week, with dramatic temperature changes midweek and a chance for freezing rain Friday morning.
Elizabeth Gardner, WRAL meteorologist
A few flakes of snow fell Tuesday afternoon in Roxboro while the bulk of the Triangle saw a steady, increasingly colder rain.
WRAL Severe Weather team
Snow, sleet and freezing rain are possible near the Virginia border Tuesday, and even areas as far south as Raleigh could see fat flakes falling in the afternoon, WRAL meteorologist Elizabeth Gardner said.
Moore County saw a bit of slush and sleet along with chilly temperatures as a reminder that winter has not completely given way to spring.
One person was taken to Duke Hospital after a car ran off the Durham Freeway as sleet and rain fell Tuesday evening.
The DOT on Tuesday spread thousands of gallons of brine to prepare for potentially slick roads Wednesday morning.
It will be a damp and chilly night, with a slight chance for light ice by Wednesday morning.
Any wintry weather in North Carolina would be "a low-impact event," meteorologist Elizabeth Gardner said, although areas in Virginia could see snow.
Elizabeth Gardner and Mike Maze, WRAL meteorologists
From Seattle to the Big Apple, the storm delayed hundreds of flights out of La Guardia and JFK and created havoc for commuters all across the northern U.S.
Some sleet was spotted in Durham Saturday, but a majority of the region was seeing cold rain.