Sleet fell on Sunday evening and turned into moderate snow overnight. The rainy and snowy weather is expected to last three days, local forecasters said.
Monday is mainly overcast but Tuesday will turn to cloudy with a low of zero point and a high of 3 degrees Celsius. Drizzle will occur on Wednesday night and temperatures will stay between zero degree and 7 degrees.
It will be raining on Thursday and Friday with temperatures between 1 degree and 8 degrees. The weather will turn cloudy on Saturday but the mercury will drop to freezing point again. The maximum temperature will climb from 8 degrees on Saturday and to 10 degrees on Sunday, the eve of Chinese New Year.
Source: Hangzhou International Center