The flakes are falling and so are the temperatures, but for the most part, the Greater New Bedford region will be spared the brunt of our late weekend storm. Snow and sleet likely, mainly after 5:00pm. Cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half-inch possible.
Tonight through the morning commute we will see rain, snow, and sleet and then rain and sleet between 8:00pm and 1:00am, it should be all rain after 1:00am.
Mondays Low around 34. Northeast wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. The chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.
On Monday the rain will continue with a high near 44. Northeast wind 16 to 18 mph. The chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday night there will be rain before 3:00 am, then rain and snow likely between 3:00am-4:00am with snow likely after 4:00am. Overnight a low around 31. North wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. The chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Be cautious of slippery conditions.
Wrapping up on Tuesday, Snow likely before 1:00pm, then a chance of rain between 1:00pm and 4:00pm. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. The chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible. Overall it looks like the Southcoast will be dodging any serious weather and its unlikely we will see any local school closings. Be sure to check the NBPS website and Facebook pages for updates.