The commute home Monday evening could be a messy one.
The National Weather Service is forecasting that Branford will get less than an inch of snow in the afternoon, starting around 2 p.m., before turning over to sleet and rain in the evening.
The chance for snow is 80 percent, according to the weather service.
The good news is that temperatures are climbing back from the arctic blast that set in during the past week. Temperatures will break the freezing point on Monday, with a high of 35 predicted. The low expected is 31.
The wet weather will likely continue through the week, as the weather service is forecasting a chance of rain through Thursday.
What do you think: Do you prefer rain or snow?