UPDATED: Feb. 29, 4 p.m.
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch that will continue through 6 p.m. Thursday. The warning covers for much of Massachusetts, including Tewksbury.
The forecast has forced the postponement of Wednesday night's Division 2 North Girls Basketball Tournament game between North Andover and Tewksbury.
Snow began Wednesday afternoon and continue through Thursday morning. Total accumulation is expected to be between 8 and 12 inches, along with a trace of ice.
Temperatures are expected to be in the low 30s, with winds of 10-15 mph and gusts up to 20 mph.
It's expected to be a fairly dry snow, during the Wednesday evening and Thursday morning commutes.
Tewksbury Patch will keep you updated with the latest storm information, including traffic conditions and any closings or cancellations.