MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW STORM THIS WEEKEND
Moderate to locally heavy snow accumulations are expected this weekend from the first significant snow storm of the season. Nuisance light snow will break out Saturday morning with snowfall rates picking up by late Saturday afternoon and Saturday evening. The brunt of the accumulation will occur from 8pm Saturday through 8am Sunday with periods of moderate to briefly heavy snow at times. Some sleet and freezing rain is likely late Saturday night in Dutchess and Litchfield counties with a period of mixed snow and sleet possibly into Berkshire County and possibly the Capital Region as well. Accumulating snow will end by the early to mid morning on Sunday with some nuisance light snow lingering well into the afternoon. General snow accumulations will range from 4"-8" with locally up to 10" where terrain enhancement occurs.