Northwest Providence Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 4:25 PM EDT Mar. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from Wednesday morning
through Thursday morning...

* what... heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 8
inches, with localized amounts up to 11 inches, are possible.

* Where... portions of northern Connecticut, all of Massachusetts
east of Berkshire County, except for the cape and islands, and
all of Rhode Island except for Block Island. This includes the
cities and surrounding suburbs of Boston, Providence, Hartford,
Springfield and Worcester.

* When... from Wednesday morning through Thursday morning.

* Additional details... plan on difficult travel conditions.
Heavy wet snow combined with gusty northeast winds may result
in down tree branches and limbs with possible power outages.
Snow heavy at times may yield significant reductions in

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.