Snow plows just aren't getting much rest lately, and tonight likely won't be an exception. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory that is in effect from 10 p.m. tonight until 7 a.m. Wednesday morning. Snow is anticipated to accumulate overnight but should be gone by morning rush hour.

Between two to four inches of snow will likely fall between Cape Cod Canal northwest to the I-95/Rt-128 corridor. The heaviest snow will fall between 1 and 5 a.m. before it exits eastern Massachusetts. Affected areas will include the cities of Boston, Brockton, Fall River, Falmouth, Mattapoisett, Nantucket, New Bedford, Newport, Providence, Taunton, Warwick and others. For a complete list visit

If you'll be traveling during this snowfall, expect low visibility of a quarter mile or less at times. Also, use caution on roadways as accumulated snow or ice may result in slippery conditions. Extra care should be taken when crossing bridges and overpasses.