The Akron area is under a winter weather advisory as snow is expected.

The National Weather Service warns that snow heavy at times is possible from 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. Sunday.

A mixture of rain and snow earlier in the day is expected to turn to all snow by late afternoon.

Anywhere from 3 to 7 inches of snow are predicted to fall.

The Ohio Department of Transportation announced that it will send its trucks out in the morning to pretreat Northeast Ohio roads.

The weather service warns that it is likely that icy and snow-covered roads will hamper travel tonight.