A low pressure area will head our way tonight skies will quickly cloud up. As the storm gets closer light snow will develop from west to east between Midnight and 2 am Tuesday morning and the snowfall intensity will pick up once it starts. Expect periods of steady snow into the 6-7 am commute.early Tuesday morning. This will slow down the Tuesday morning commute- you can expect some school delays and possibly cancellations. There will be accumulations ranging from a couple of inches south of Interstate-90, to 3 or more inches for points north. The Adirondacks will see the heaviest accumulations with anywhere from 6" to as much as 12" in spots.
The snowfall will likely turn to rain in the early to mid morning across the Capital district and point South cutting accumulations.. Snow amy mix with rain as far North as Saratoga, Amsterdam, Cambridge and Bennington. Further north it will remain primarily snow. When it is over in afternoon looks heavy amounts are likely for folks north of I-90, moderate amounts along I-90 and lighter amounts farther to the south. Refer to our map of snowfall accumulations on our web page (should be below this post).
Wednesday will turn very windy and bitter arctic cold moves in accompanied by snow showers and even a few squalls for the region. Highs will be near or in the low 20s during the morning then tumbling into the teens by afternoon. Wind chills be near -10° to -20° by late afternoon/evening.