Weather Alert: High Impact Snowfall Friday Morning, 4-8 Inches Expected

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A WINTER STORM WARNING for all of RI and most of southeastern MA (except Islands) and eastern Connecticut from Now through Friday Afternoon

FORECAST ACCUMULATIONS BY EARLY FRIDAY AFTERNOON

The snow is expected to begin By 3AM with the heaviest of the snow falling between 5AM and 10AM on Friday morning before tapering off from west to east late morning through early afternoon. During the 5 hour window from 5am to 10am, snow may fall at the rate of 1 inch per hour in spots

STORM TIMELINE

**Heavy snow, poor visibility and slippery roads will making travel very difficult Friday morning , followed by gradually improving conditions Friday afternoon. **

As for today, it remains dry with mainly sunny skies and diminishing winds. Highs will be near 40.

Hour by Hour // A look at the next hours conditions »

PRE-DAWN FRIDAY: 3AM through 6AM

FRIDAY MORNING FORECAST 3:00AM. Snow (blue) starts to move in

FRIDAY MORNING FORECAST 7:00AM, Widespread heavier snow likely

Snow will be falling heavy in the morning and by noon, most areas will have picked up between 4-8″ of snow, with temperatures staying in the upper 20s to low 30s most of the day.

The afternoon dries out from west to east with some breaks of sun developing by 3-4PM. Dry skies and improving travel conditions are expected by the late afternoon and evening.

FRIDAY FORECAST 2:00PM Snow ends with gradual clearing from west to east

Look for clear skies, windy and sharply colder temperatures Friday night with lows in the ‘teens

Ocean, Bay & Beach // A look at the conditions by the coast »

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