EDISON - The National Weather Service issued a freezing rain advisory for much of New Jersey overnight Monday into Tuesday.

Roads risked becoming slick and dangerous around the state. Drivers are urged to use caution while traveling around the state.

Most of the state saw several inches of snow earlier Monday. That snow turned to freezing rain by the evening.

News 12 New Jersey meteorologists say that the rain should last into Tuesday. 

Temperatures are expected to warm significantly Tuesday morning, and the high could reach 55 degrees. The skies could clear by Tuesday night.

Wednesday is expected to see partly cloudy skies with high temperatures in the low-40s.