Western Kent Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 4:10 AM EST Jan. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch in effect from Saturday afternoon through
Sunday evening...

* what... heavy mixed precipitation possible. Total snow
accumulations of 6 inches or more, along with ice accumulations
of up to four tenths of an inch, are possible.

* Where... northern Connecticut, northern Rhode Island and all of
Massachusetts east of the Berkshires except for the South Coast,
cape and islands.

* When... from Saturday afternoon through Sunday evening.

* Additional details... power outages and tree damage are likely
due to the ice. Travel could be nearly impossible at times.

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.