Preliminary Storm Forecast : Wednesday

A storm system will develop in the southern Ohio Valley on Tuesday, and push into the Hudson Valley early on Wednesday.  The result will be a combination of snow, sleet and freezing rain… across the Hudson Valley, that will last through the day.  By the time the storm exits Wednesday evening, we could see a wide range of snowfall amounts across the region.

Timing

  • 7am to 10am… Snow develops from west to east
  • 12pm to 2pm… Snow changes to sleet & freezing rain south of I-84
  • 2pm to 5pm… Snow mixes/changes to sleet & freezing rain I-84 to Kingston
  • 6pm to 9pm… Snow/Mix tapers off from west to east

Snow Accumulation

  • Extreme Lower HV (zone 9): 1 to 3 inches
  • Lower HV (zone 8): 2 to 5 inches
  • Mid HV, southern Catskills (zone S3, S4, 5, 6 & 7): 4 to 8 inches
  • Catskills, Taconics, Upper HV (zone 1, 2, N3, N4): 6 to 12 inches

We will provide a more detailed analysis of how the storm plays out later on Tuesday morning.  Please check back here, for an updated Discussion, as an updated addition to this post.