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Snow through Wednesday morning will impact your commute

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Snow continues to move into western Mass tonight and should fall steadily through 4-5 am. Rain may mix in across the southern valley at times, keeping snow totals to a coating to an inch. The hill towns and Berkshires may see an inch or two by dawn. Expect primarily wet roads, but spots could be slick or slushy for the morning drive, so we have declared a First Warning Weather Day.

Rain and snow showers will be ending early Wednesday. Skies remain mostly cloudy through the afternoon with light and variable winds and cool temps climbing to near 40. We may get a little clearing Wednesday night, but clouds stay persistent through Thursday as another front passes through. With this front, a stray rain or snow shower is possible, but what we will feel for sure is the ushering in of colder air.

We turn blustery Thursday and windy Friday with end of the week high temps in the 30s!

Arctic cold sets in for the weekend with highs Saturday around and below freezing. Wind chills in the teens and single digits are likely. We are mainly dry over the next several days with only a slight risk for flurries or a few snow showers in the Berkshires.

Our next storm will be cutting across the country-moving from the Rockies through the Ohio valley. With very cold air in place, wet weather will likely be all snow late Sunday into Monday morning. For now, the valley may not see much, but the hill towns and Berkshires may pick up some significant snow. Stay tuned.

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