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Be careful on the roads Super Bowl Sunday

If you're going to a friend's house for the big game, be extra careful on the roads. A wintry mix is expected for the WTOP listening area, which will eventually turn to rain. The bulk of the precipitation is expected Sunday afternoon and evening. Keep a close eye on road conditions; they may deteriorate quickly, even with minimal amounts of snow and ice.

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