A late-night mixture of snow, sleet and freezing rain is expected to turn to rain in greater Portland early Wednesday morning, according to the National Weather Service.

Wednesday is expected to start with 1 to 3 inches of snow with a quick change to rain at the coast, according to the meteorologists at WCSH Channel 6.

Inland will get a change to sleet and freezing rain first, then a change to rain.

Wednesday afternoon is expected to become mostly cloudy, breezy and milder with a few scattered rain showers. Scattered rain or snow showers are expected Wednesday night, and it will be windy and turning colder.

It will be partly sunny with a brisk and cold west wind Thursday. It’s expected to be mostly sunny and continued cold on Friday.

Check the Press Herald weather page for current conditions, storm closings and delays.