Report by Paula Antolini, February 6, 2021, 6:45PM EDT
Winter Weather Advisory
URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE, National Weather Service, 3:19 PM EST Sat Feb. 6, 2021 fopr Northern Fairfield-Western Passaic-Orange-Putnam-Rockland-Northern Westchester.
Hazardous Weather: Low pressure will move off the coast during the second half of the weekend, and may come close enough to the area to bring an accumulating snowfall on Sunday.
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 9 PM EST SUNDAY.
* WHAT…Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches.
* WHERE…Portions of northeast New Jersey, southern Connecticut and southeast New York.
* WHEN…From 6 AM to 9 PM EST Sunday.
* IMPACTS…Plan on slippery road conditions.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Snowfall rates around 1 inch per hour are possible for a period during the late morning and early afternoon. If heavier snow banding shifts further north and west, these areas could see snowfall at the higher end of the forecast range.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS: Slow down and use caution while traveling.
Check local Department of Transportation information services for the latest road conditions.
Increasing clouds, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Snow, mainly after 9am. High near 30. Wind chill values between 15 and 20. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 16. Wind chill values between 10 and 15. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunny, with a high near 28. Wind chill values between 5 and 15. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.
Snow and sleet likely, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
A 30 percent chance of snow before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 20.
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.