New Milford Weather: Winter Storm Warning Tonight and Tomorrow, 10-16 Inches of Snow Likely

A strong winter storm will bring a period of moderate to heavy snowfall and strong winds to much of the area, starting tonight and continuing through Saturday. Near blizzard conditions are possible for a period on Saturday for the eastern portions of the area.

10 - 16” of snow likely and strong winds across LI and SE CT tonight into Saturday evening. Dangerous travel and blizzard conditions are possible.

 5 - 10” of snow and strong winds likely across NYC, NE NJ, SW CT tonight into Saturday afternoon. Difficult travel and blowing snow possible.

 Minor to locally moderate coastal impacts are possible for the vulnerable twin forks, north shore of LI and north shore of barrier island
shoreline communities for the Saturday AM/PM and Sunday AM high
tides.

 Confidence is increasing on forecast snowfall, but there is still uncertainty on the western extent and/or duration of moderate and
heavy snow banding late tonight into Saturday. 

What has Changed:
  • Forecast snowfall amounts have increased for most of the region.
  • Winter Storm Warnings are in effect for the entire area except Orange County, NY where a Winter Weather Advisory is in effect.
  • Storm Warning issued for the ocean waters for Saturday.
Please see the PowerPoint briefing in this post for details on the potential hazards and impacts from this event.
 
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