Sharon residents may face longer evening commutes Wednesday.
The National Weather Service in Taunton today issued a Winter Storm Watch from Wednesday afternoon to Thursday afternoon. Locally, the alert covers such areas as Foxborough, Norwood, Boston and Cambridge, according to the agency's website.
The weather service forecasts "3 to 5 inches of snow and up to a tenth of an inch of ice."
Sharon Patch will update this story as details become available.
Event postponements and cancellations should be sent to Editor Michael Gelbwasser at Michael.Gelbwasser@patch.com.
Any snow should melt quickly, given the forecast.
Saturday's forecast is for rain, with a high temperature of 52 degrees.