Tuesday, 25 September, 2018

Winter weather advisory issued for Cumberland County Sunday

Melissa Porter | 07 February, 2018, 13:35

The ice and snow will result in hard travel conditions, including the morning commute on Wednesday.

"Monday we get a chance of precipitation coming in the late afternoon", meteorologist Russell Danielsen said.

NWS says snow and sleet will spread over the region between 3 and 5 a.m., and even earlier farther north.

A fast-changing weather pattern will bring another chance for winter weather in the D.C. area on Wednesday morning before changing to all rain on Wednesday afternoon.

Periods of snow will result in snow-covered roads and limited visibilities.

The mixed precipitation is forecast to total 2 to 4 inches of snow with ice accumulations of up to one-tenth of an inch in the Lehigh Valley, according to the weather service. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Ohio County.

A wintry mix is expected early Wednesday morning. Highs 33 to 38 degrees.

Thursday night: A 60 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight, low around 9.

Friday night, the low will be around 20 with a 30 percent chance of snow, according to the weather service.

Tuesday A chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am.

Thursday will be sunny with a high near 29 degrees, but don't get used to the sun. Amounts were generally an inch or less, but the snow came in heavier bursts and gusty winds.

White said temperatures will be right around the freezing mark today with overnight lows in the 20s.

School activities for several school districts were canceled Monday because of the weather, including activities at Woodstock School District 200, Harvard School District 50, McHenry High School District 156 and Parkland School in McHenry School District 15.