Heavy, Wet Snow Blankets Area
Rain is expected for much of today.
Shovels and snowblowers are out today, clearing away several inches of heavy, wet snow that blanketed the region overnight.
Shrewsbury had received 5.6 inches of snow as of 6:35 a.m., according to one report to the National Weather Service in Taunton.
Further north, Fitchburg had 7.5 inches as of 7:53 a.m., according to another report to the agency.
Rain and patchy fog are expected for much of today, the weather service said.
More snow is possible this weekend.