A winter weather advisory is in effect for New York City, Long Island, Rockland and Westchester counties and for parts of New Jersey and Connecticut until midnight Tuesday morning.
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory from midnight Sunday through 6 a.m. Tuesday for New York City and surrounding areas.
As the storm begins to hit the region around noon Sunday, precipitation will mostly be in the form of rain with a wintry mix north of New York City.
Another round of winter weather coated the Tri-State area in snow, slush and ice Saturday.
If you can stay in this morning and relax, that would definitely be the thing to do on this Saturday. Snow moved in overnight and is now in the process of changing over to rain/mix from south to north.
After a bright finish to the work week, we’re now gearing up for some more winter weather for the Tri-State region, all associated with a fast moving coastal storm.
A winter weather advisory is set to go into effect at 3 a.m. Monday and last through 10 a.m. for all five boroughs of New York City and Long Island.
Expect a similar day to yesterday with a high of 40 degrees and plentiful sun after a freezing start to the day.
A winter storm warning is in effect until 6 p.m. Wednesday for all of Nassau and Suffolk Counties. Snow is expected to fall through the morning before changing to a wintry mix of sleet and freezing rain.
Up to 8 inches of snow may fall in some outlying areas as a winter storm pushes into the Tri-State Area beginning Monday afternoon.
A warmup is in the forecast for the week to come, but the Tri-State Area will have to suffer through some more miserable weather first.
CBS 2’s Lonnie Quinn reported areas north of Interstate 84 could see 3 to 5 inches of snow and maybe even a little more. The north New York metro area can expect 1 to 3 inches.
In Sparta Township, the steady spring snowfall meant several more inches of snow on grassy surfaces and driveways. This snow system brought about nine inches there.
The New York City Office of Emergency Management said dangerous conditions will be present through Wednesday evening’s rush hour.
Many area residents took extra precautions Tuesday night and stayed off the roads, but those who did venture out saw a glimpse of what’s expected to come in time for the Wednesday morning commute.