Weather Alert

Snow Develops This Afternoon - Transitions to Sleet and Freezing Rain at Night

The next storm will spread snow into the region today mainly between the hours of 3-5 pm, with a transition to sleet then freezing rain in many areas prior to midnight.  This is likely to make for a slow and messy evening commute. Snow accumulations prior to the switch will be variable and dependent on the exact timing of the changeover but in general  will range from 2"-4" in most spots.  Locally 3"-6" of snow will be possible in the Mohawk valley, Adirondacks, Lake George-Saratoga Region, Vermont and the Berkshires where snow is more likely to last longer.  0.10" to 0.15" of ice accretion will be possible into early Wednesday morning on top of the snow.

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October 28, 2013 -- 8:30 a.m. ET - 10/28/13

U.S. stock futures are suggesting a higher open. The Dow and S&P 500 Index are 0.1% above fair value. The NASDAQ is nearly up 0.2% in pre-market action. The major averages are poised to extend last weeks advance ahead of economic data. Industrial production is due out at 9:15 a.m. ET and is expected to be unchanged in September from the prior months reading of 0.4%. The pending home sales report is scheduled for release at 10:00 a.m. ET which is anticipated to rebound in September after a 1.6% decline in August. In addition, the Dallas Feds manufacturing outlook is projected to fall this month after reaching its highest level since February 2012. Investors are also digesting a batch of earnings results. Merck delivered better-than-expected third-quarter earnings, but its shares are down 1.8% ahead of the open after narrowing its 2013 profit outlook. Biogens shares are up 3.3% in early action after posting a 22% jump in profit and raising its full-year outlook. In tech, Apple is higher by 0.4% ahead of the companys earnings report after the close tonight. Treasuries are little changed before this weeks auctions totaling $96 billion in government issuance. The 10-year note is flat to yield 2.51% and the 30-year bond is up 1/32 to yield 3.60%.
 


 

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