A dose of winter weather is on the way, with heavy, wet snow is in the forecast portions of northern and central Wisconsin over the next 24 hours. Winter weather advisories are in effect for 17 counties from Tuesday evening through mid-day Wednesday. The National Weather Service forecast indicates that most of northwest Wisconsin will get rain at first, followed by snow during the evening. All snow is predicted for Vilas and Oneida counties in north central Wisconsin. Two-to-six inches are in the forecast for the northwest, and 2-to-5 inches in north central areas.