What meteorologists are saying about the timing and impacts of the storm hitting Thursday and Friday

“LAST DAY OF WINTER FRIDAY... And it will look and feel like it!”

Snow covers the highway signs on the Tobin Bridge during winter storm Orlena in Boston, Massachusetts on February 1, 2021. - The National Weather Service issued storm warnings from Virginia to Maine -- a swathe home to tens of millions of people -- and forecast snowfall of 18 to 24 inches (45-60 centimeters) in southern New York, northeastern New Jersey and parts of southwest Connecticut. (Photo by Joseph Prezioso / AFP) (Photo by JOSEPH PREZIOSO/AFP via Getty Images) JOSEPH PREZIOSO / AFP via Getty Images

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Massachusetts is in for some wet and snowy weather.

The National Weather Service is forecasting a storm will bring rain to the Bay State Thursday that will change over to snow overnight, resulting in 1 to 3 inches of accumulation across the region.

Below, what local meteorologists are saying about the potential timeline and impacts of the storm expected to hit Massachusetts Thursday into Friday.

NWS Boston: ‘Changes to snow from NW to SE late tonight & ends Fri AM’

Zack Green, CBS Boston: ‘Evening commute: steady rain showers’

Shiri Spear, Boston 25 News: ‘Be ready for rain through the evening commute today & minor snow Friday morning’

Chris Lambert, 7News: ‘Some slick travel before sunrise tomorrow, but roads improve quickly by mid morning’

Cindy Fitzgibbon, WCVB: ‘LAST DAY OF WINTER FRIDAY… And it will look and feel like it!’ 

Matt Noyes, NBC10 Boston & NECN: ‘Biting wind chill Friday morning, chilly/blustery all day even as the sun returns’

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