Statement as of 3:56 AM EST on January 16, 2018
Expires 6:00 PM EST on January 17, 2018
... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 1 am to 6 PM EST
* what... heavy snow expected. Plan on difficult travel
conditions. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 7 inches are
* Where... portions of eastern and northeastern Massachusetts,
including Boston, Lowell and Foxborough.
* When... late tonight and Wednesday.
* Additional details... light snow will overspread the region
tonight, mainly after midnight becoming heavy at times by the
morning commute Wednesday. Snow, heavy at times will continue
Wednesday before tapering off by mid to late afternoon. However,
the snow may mix with rain at times by midday, from Boston
south. Be prepared for hazardous travel with snow covered
roads. A significant impact is expected for the Wednesday
morning and evening commutes.
A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest Road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.