Report by Paula Antolini
March 31, 2017 11:25AM EDT
Weather Forecast: Wintry Mix of Freezing Rain, Sleet and Wet Snow Expected Into Saturday for Bethel
Hazardous Weather Outlook: The National Weather Service is predicting periods of a wintry mix of rain, and sleet, and possibly some wet snow are expected into early Saturday morning for Bethel. Little accumulation is expected in most places, but elevations above 750-1000 feet could experience a slushy inch or so of sleet and wet snow with up to a tenth of an inch of ice accumulation.
Hazardous Weather Outlook
Hazardous Weather Outlook...CORRECTED National Weather Service New York NY 1045 AM EDT Fri Mar 31 2017 Northern Fairfield-Northern New Haven-Northern Middlesex- Northern New London-Western Passaic-Orange-Putnam-Rockland- Northern Westchester- 1045 AM EDT Fri Mar 31 2017 This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southern Connecticut, northeastern New Jersey and southeastern New York. .DAY ONE...Today and Tonight. Periods of a wintry mix of rain, and sleet, and possibly some freezing rain and wet snow, are expected into early Saturday morning. Little accumulation is expected in most places, but elevations above 750-1000 ft could experience a slushy inch or so of sleet and wet snow with up to a tenth of an inch of ice accumulation. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY. No hazardous weather is expected at this time that would meet National Weather Service warning criteria. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Spotter activation may be needed. This Hazardous Weather Outlook provides a summary of potential widespread hazardous weather events that may reach NWS warning criteria. Most long fused NWS watches...warnings and advisories in effect are highlighted. Please refer to the latest NWS forecasts for weather not meeting NWS warning criteria ###