Snow turns to sleet and rain; temps in the 50s expected Thursday

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Parts of New Jersey saw a snowy morning and afternoon Wednesday with several areas seeing 3 to 4 inches of snow.

The snow has begun to turn to sleet and freezing rain Wednesday evening, causing a slick and slippery commute.

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Temperatures are expected to rise above freezing Wednesday night going into Thursday, so melting snow mixed with plain rain could cause some flooding issues around the state. Drivers are urged to use caution while traveling around New Jersey Wednesday night.

Conditions will rapidly improve on Thursday, with clouds breaking for sunshine and temperatures in the mid-50s.

Skies will be mostly cloudy on Friday with a high of around 47 degrees. As for the weekend, Saturday is expected to be mostly dry with a high of around 42 degrees. Rain arrives by nightfall, with Sunday also expected to be wet. It will be another mild day, with highs near 60 degrees expected.

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