PHILADELPHIA, PA — A burst of snow headed to the Philadelphia area on Monday may end in 1 to 2 inches per hour, leaving as a lot as 3 inches of whole daytime accumulation, forecasters say.
According to the National Weather Service, the snow is anticipated in the course of the late morning to early afternoon.
“Watch for rapid reductions in visibility as snow moves into the region this morning. Snowfall rates of 1-2 inches per hour may result in reduced visibility down to a quarter of a mile or less at times. This will make travel difficult at times as roads become quickly snow-covered,” the National Weather Service mentioned in a Special Weather Statement.
A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued in some components of the area, together with in Berks, Lehigh and Northampton counties.
Snow will transfer into the area from west to east, however will combine with and alter to rain for some areas. All precipitation is anticipated to maneuver out of the area by late afternoon into early night, forecasters with the National Weather Service mentioned.
Here is the most recent forecast:
Today: Snow earlier than 2 p.m., then rain and snow. High close to 38. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches doable.
Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low round 28. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a excessive close to 42. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as excessive as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low round 30. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a excessive close to 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low round 33.
Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a excessive close to 44.
Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low round 25.
Friday: Mostly sunny, with a excessive close to 40.