By CBSNewYork Team

Snow will overspread the area this morning with heavier snow expected midday into this afternoon; snowfall rates may reach 1″/hour at times. A lighter snow will continue into tonight with mixing (or plain rain) expected S&E.

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The snow/mix will gradually lift out tomorrow into tomorrow evening with additional [light] accumulations expected. When all is said and done, much of the area will see 4-8+” of new snow.

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As for Saturday, it will be cold, but we’ll have sunshine back in the mix. Expect highs in the mid 30s or so that day.

CBSNewYork Team