PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — A snowstorm will cause interruptions to the Wednesday morning commute. Find out how much snow will arrive Wednesday.
The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a Winter Weather Advisory, which remains in effect from 1 to 9 a.m. Wednesday.
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 9 AM EST WEDNESDAY... * WHAT...Snow expected. Plan on slippery road conditions. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 3 inches are expected. * WHERE...South coast of Rhode Island and Massachusetts, including Westerly, Newport, Fall River and New Bedford. * WHEN...Late tonight and early Wednesday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Light snow will overspread the region after midnight and may be briefly heavy toward daybreak. The snow will quickly change to rain by mid morning. Be prepared for hazardous travel late tonight and early Wednesday. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.