Heavy Snow Possible Saturday Night, Weather Service Says

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The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a winter storm watch for Nassau and Suffolk counties 7 p.m. Saturday through 7 a.m. Sunday.

Friday night: Clear, with a low around 35.

The good news is that skies have cleared and the sun is warm enough to melt the snow off the top of the vehicle.

Another weaker weather system drops down from Canada Saturday night, which will bring us much cooler temperatures and a 50% chance of snow on Sunday. Little accumulation is expected in Western Maryland but temperatures will fall into the 20's overnite. "If the higher snowfall amounts are realized there will be a low risk for isolated power outages given this will be a wet snow".

The agency warns of hard travel conditions and significant reductions in visibilitiy.

A storm system will move through the Tri-Cities Saturday and Sunday, with precipitation expected.

Despite a pleasant respite earlier this week of locally warmer temperatures and sunshine, the word is out: winter's not done with us yet.

Area residents and visitors should continue to monitor the latest weather forecasts for information about this developing winter storm. West southwest wind 10 to 20 miles per hour becoming northwest after midnight.

The weather service says storm totals for this event will probably exceed one inch in parts of southeast PA.

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