Weekend Winter Storm Watch for Fairfield County

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for northern Fairfield, northern New Haven, northern Middlesex and northern New London counties in Connecticut Saturday, January 19 and Sunday, January 20.  

Portions of northeast New Jersey, southern Connecticut and southeast New York will be impacted from the storm. Heavy mixed precipitation is possible with snow totals of 4 to 8 inches as well as ice accumulations of approximately 1/10 to ¼ inch.

Travel may be difficult Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon.

Strong wind gusts are predicted for Sunday afternoon into the evening. The gusts could bring down tree limbs and power lines.

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel.

Visit the National Weather Service online here for additional information.



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