Forecast: 5 inches of snow possible Wednesday

A Winter Storm Watch is in effect for Augusta County, Staunton and Waynesboro for Wednesday. The National Weather Service is forecasting mainly snow with a little mix with sleet at the outset.

Accumulations of 5 or more inches of snow are possible. The snow is expected to begin Wednesday morning and to continue into the evening hours on Wednesday.

Temperatures are projected to be in the low- to mid-30s at the outset of the precipitation before falling into the mid-20s Wednesday night.

Edited by Chris Graham. Chris can be reached at

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