Sunday, January 13, 2008

Snow Storm Arriving in Connecticut

Feather News

The National Weather Service says a powerful snow storm will hit southern New England on Sunday night and dump up to about a foot of snow in Connecticut by the time it is over late Monday afternoon. An AP report states that a heavy snow warning was to go into effect at 9 p.m. in western parts of the state and end at 7 p.m. in eastern portions. Northern sections of Connecticut are expected to receive the most snow. Coastal areas in Fairfield, New Haven and Middlesex counties can expect 5 to 8 inches of snow, while coastal New London county will get 2 to 4 inches. The storm is expected to begin with rain in some areas before switching to snow. The Weather Service says the heaviest snow is expected during the day on Monday.