Weather Authority: Snow and ice ahead in Round 2 of wintry conditions

Round 2 of wintry weather is expected to bring snow, ice and rain to the Philadelphia area.

A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for Berks, Lehigh, Western Montgomery and Upper Bucks counties starting Monday at 7 p.m. until Tuesday afternoon.

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The system will bring overnight snow, sleet and freezing rain. The storm is expected to impact the Tuesday morning commute. By Tuesday night, ice is expected to linger north of I-95 before changing to rain.

PennDOT crews loaded their salt trucks in Norristown Monday night, hours before the first flakes began to fall.

Gov. Phil Murphy declared a state of emergency for New Jersey ahead of the winter storm. The state of emergency goes into effect at midnight Tuesday.

The Lehigh Valley and Poconos will see 3-6 inches, the Philadelphia area will see 1-3 inches and it will be mainly a rain event down the shore. A number of schools announced delays for Tuesday.

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TUESDAY: Rain. Some sleet or freezing rain. Low: 36 High: 40

WEDNESDAY: Windy with times of sun and clouds. Low: 30 High: 40

THURSDAY: Mostly cloudy. Low: 39 High: 50

FRIDAY: Showers possible. Low: 36 High: 55