Eastern Hampshire Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 3:51 PM EST Dec. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 6 am Sunday to 7 am EST

* what... freezing rain and sleet Sunday changing to mainly light
snow Sunday night. Total snow accumulations ranging from a
coating to 2 inches along with ice accumulations of around one
tenth of an inch expected.

* Where... portions of northern Connecticut and central, eastern
and western Massachusetts. This includes the cities and towns of
Hartford, Windsor Locks, Charlemont, Greenfield, Orange, Barre,
Fitchburg, Chesterfield, Blandford, Amherst, Northampton,
Springfield, and Ayer. Greatest travel impacts will occur across
elevations above 1000 ft where temperatures will be at or below
freezing yielding slippery travel.

* When... from 6 am Sunday to 7 am EST Monday with most of the
wintry precipitation occurring Sunday night.

* Additional details... plan on slippery Road conditions. The
hazardous conditions could impact the morning commute.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.