Published: Mon, March 12, 2018
World | By Melba Underwood

Nor'easter could bring 6 to 12 inches of snow to MA

Nor'easter could bring 6 to 12 inches of snow to MA

ADDITIONAL DETAILS... Plan on hard travel conditions, including during the morning commute on Monday. Last week's storm snarled NY-NJ commuter rails, delayed thousands of flights and knocked out service along the Amtrak's Northeastern corridor.

Late Monday and early Tuesday, snow is likely, but it may still be mixed with some rain.

The majority of accumulating snow is expected to taper off on Tuesday evening with the potential of flurries on Wednesday.

Photo caption: Projected snow totals for the storm.

Minor coastal flooding is possible in areas like Broad Channel during high tides.

NY could see up to four inches of snow, Philadelphia could get two and Washington will most likely have about an inch, the Weather Prediction Center said Sunday.

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AccuWeather expects near-blizzard conditions in Rhode Island Tuesday afternoon, with winds at 23 miles per hour and gusts up to 44.

1 to 2 inches of snow is possible in New Jersey and Rockland, Orange, and Putnam Counties.

Snow is expected to be heaviest in New Hampshire and Maine, particularly in Portland and Bangor, Maine, said Brian Hurley, a meteorologist with the Weather Prediction Center, which is part of the National Weather Service. 1 to 3 inches are forecast CT. Accumulations of one to three inches with locally higher amounts of up to four inches is expected.

After a sunny and seasonable afternoon another mostly clear and cold night is on the way. Highs will be around thr 40's.

The second half of the week looks like it will be dry and seasonably cold, with temperatures forecast to be in the 40s.

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