Winter weather advisory for Cortland County; some ice accumulation expected

Total ice forecast through this evening (National Weather Service, Binghamton, NY)

Rain will overspread the area from midday through tonight. Temperatures may be cold enough at first for brief freezing rain, mainly at higher elevations.

Freezing rain may continue into tonight for some higher terrain locations east of Interstate 81. Rain is expected again Thursday night into Friday before cooler weather and lake effect snow into Saturday.

Here's a look at your 7-day forecast from the National Weather Service:

Today: A slight chance of freezing rain early this morning, then rain with a chance of freezing rain this afternoon. Additional ice accumulation around a trace. Highs in the mid 30s. Wind gusts up to 25 mph.

Tonight: Cloudy. Rain with a chance of freeing rain in the evening, then a chance of rain after midnight. Patchy fog. Ice accumulation around a trace. Lows in the mid 30s.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 40s.

Friday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers. Highs in the mid 40s. Wind gusts up to 35 mph.

Saturday: Partly sunny with a chance of snow showers. Highs in the lower 20s.

Sunday: Partly sunny. Highs around 30.

Monday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs around 30.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in the lower 30s.