Weather Update: Winter Storm Warning in Effect Starting at 6 p.m.

The National Weather Authority has updated their warning to begin at 6 p.m. this evening and will last through to 2 a.m. on Thursday.  Mixed precipitations will begin today through this evening and will change to all snow on Wednesday. The snow will be heavy at times on Wednesday and thunder is possible .

Plan on slippery roads during this evening’s commute. On Wednesday, expect very difficult travel conditions through the evening. The snow can be falling at 1 to 3 inches per hour at times. Visibility will be difficult and power outages are possible. They are expecting winds with gusts of 25 -35 mph at times. The National Weather Advisory is calling for significant amounts of snow, sleet and ice, possibly 8 to 13 inches in our area.