A man walks on the snow-covered road in Bangor in 2017. Credit: Gabor Degre | BDN

MONTPELIER, Vermont — The National Weather Service says parts of northern New England could get their first measurable snowfall of the season.

The participation is expected to start as rain and turn to snow Thursday night and Friday morning.

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The weather service says 1 to 2 inches of snow is expected in northern Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine with up to 6 inches in the mountain summits of northern Vermont.

Temperatures are expected to dip into the 20s on Thursday night.