Report by Paula Antolini, December 14, 2020, 6:48PM EDT
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southern Connecticut, northeast New Jersey and southeast New York:
Today and tonight: Around an inch of snow is possible today.
Tuesday through Sunday: There is increasing potential for a significant winter storm Wednesday afternoon into Thursday morning with heavy snow and strong winds.
WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON…
* WHAT: Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 12 to 17 inches possible. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph, especially along the coast.
* WHERE: Portions of northeast New Jersey, southern Connecticut and southeast New York.
* WHEN: From Wednesday afternoon through Thursday afternoon.
* IMPACTS: Travel could be very difficult to impossible. Hazardous conditions could impact the Wednesday evening and Thursday morning commute.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS: Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.
A slight chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a slight chance of snow between 7pm and 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 24. Northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunny, with a high near 36. Wind chill values between 15 and 25. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
A 30 percent chance of snow after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Wind chill values between 5 and 15. Northeast wind 5 to 11 mph.
Snow, mainly after 8pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 24. Blustery, with a northeast wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 inches possible.
Snow likely before 1pm, then a chance of snow showers between 1pm and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.