Weather Alert: Wintry Mix Changing To Cold Rain Saturday; Dry Sunday

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Good Saturday Morning…

Skies will stay dry through daybreak Saturday. Expect a light mix of wet snow, sleet and freezing rain by mid to late morning Saturday then changing to all rain later afternoon/evening. Despite a little wet snow for small part of Saturday, a “snowstorm” is NOT expected locally with little to no accumulations

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WEATHER TIME LINE SATURDAY

SATURDAY MORNING 7:00AM: A cold dry start early Saturday morning

SATURDAY MORNING 11:00AM: Any light snow will switch to some sleet (pink), with light cold rain along the south shore

SATURDAY AFTERNOON 3:30PM: Most areas with a chilly rain (green), however far northwest Rhode Island will have some pockets of freezing rain for a few more hours

SATURDAY EVENING 5:30PM: Most areas with a chilly rain and drizzle (green), however far northwest Rhode Island will have some pockets of freezing rain

HOW MUCH SNOW?…..Little to no accumulation in most of our local area. A thin slushy coating is possible well north and west of route 295 before changing to cold rain. Snow plows and shovels not required.

A heads up if you’re traveling into central and especially northern New England on Saturday: The wintry weather will linger longer there, with a “Winter Weather Advisory” issued near and north of the Mass Pike and a “Winter Storm Watch for northern New England”.

NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND SNOW

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES AND WARNINGS ARE CONFINED TO CENTRAL AND NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND FOR SATURDAY

THIS WEEKEND: Wintry Mix To Rain Saturday; Chilly Drier Sunday PM

A chilly rain continues Saturday night before gradually ending by early Sunday morning.

Look for clearing skies and cool, dry weather to return on Sunday afternoon

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