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Winter is... well, you know.

Forecasters say the St. Louis area could get an inch of snow Thursday night into Friday morning.

"This will be the first taste of winter weather," National Weather Service meteorologist Gary Schmocker said.

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Rain will move into the area Thursday afternoon, switching over to snow in the evening, Schmocker said. An inch of snow could accumulate on grassy areas, roofs and car tops.

It likely won't be around for long, with highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 20s Friday and into the weekend.

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Denise Hollinshed is a reporter for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch