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Snow is coming to Charlotte – here’s how much and what areas will be affected

It looks like Charlotte will get its share of snow this season after all.

The National Weather Service announced a winter weather advisory from the Piedmont to the mountains of North Carolina as a cold front moves through the area Tuesday evening.

Experts expect snow to arrive late Tuesday night into the early hours of Wednesday morning with around 1 inch of accumulation in the Charlotte area. The foothills and mountains should expect more – up to 3 inches.

The National Weather Service said to expect slippery roads and unsafe driving conditions. The NCDOT dispatched 337 trucks across North Carolina, pre-treating roads to get ahead of the weather.

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You can find road conditions in real time by clicking here.

As of 6:30 p.m., North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper has declared a state of emergency in response to the storm that will span across the state.

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