Sunday, 24 June, 2018

Freezing rain, sleet possible late Sunday

Wintry mix early will slow travel; warming trend still working in! NWS: It may finally reach freezing mark on Long Island
Isaac Mcdaniel | 07 January, 2018, 08:59

Snow fell across the region on Thursday, with 6 to 10 inches expected in areas by the end of the day, according to the National Weather Service in Albany.

A wind chill advisory is in effect until 10 a.m. Thursday, with wind chill values down to 20 below.

An arctic air mass entrenched over central North Carolina is to blame for the cold, the weather service said in a statement.

The skies may be free of snow, but New Yorkers are facing wind chills that could drop as low as -15 degrees Saturday. The high for Saturday is 26 with wind chills as low as -1 at night.

Monday and Tuesday may see a high of 42 degrees, and Wednesday may reach 57 degrees.

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Follow the National Weather Service for the most up to date forecast: http://www.weather.gov/ffc/ and follow the Dawson County Board of Education on Facebook for notifications of impacted school activities.

Hypothermia is also a serious risk; anyone outside is advised to dress as warmly as possible, says the Weather Service.

Some of that precipitation could come in the form of freezing rain for parts of northeast Alabama late Sunday night into Monday morning, according to the weather service in Huntsville.

The precipitation was 0.4 inches of snow, pushing the January snowfall total up to 0.5 inches in the capital city.

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