BOSTON (WHDH) - A winter weather advisory has been issued for most of Massachusetts as some residents out west brace for up to 6 inches of snow.

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Flakes began falling between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Tuesday, with scattered snow showers continuing on into Wednesday, according to the 7NEWS weather team.

This created slick driving conditions during the evening and overnight hours.

In Bourne, a pickup truck rolled over on Route 28 promoting a large emergency response. There was no word on any injuries.

A winter weather advisory is in effect for parts of Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, Worcester, Middlesex, Berkshire, Bristol, and Norfolk counties from Tuesday afternoon to Wednesday afternoon, the National Weather Service announced.

Some communities in Western Massachusetts could get 3 to 6 inches of snow, while northern and western Worcester County could see 3 to 4 inches.

The majority of the Bay State is expected to get 1 to 3 inches, with the eastern coast, Cape Cod, and the Islands receiving a coating to an inch.

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