Pinpoint New Canaan: Sleet, rain and snow for Sunday
- Author: Larry Hoffman Feb 12, 2017,
Feb 12, 2017, 16:10
The advisory will be effect from 2 a.m.to noon tomorrow with temperatures in the low 30s and snow and sleet accumulations up to an inch. The advisory says snow, sleet and freezing rain is expected.
Tonight, ice may accumulate a few hundredths of an inch overnight and up to one-third of an inch Sunday, leading to storm totals of up to one-third of an inch, the Weather Service said.
A hazardous weather outlook has also been issued for late Sunday night into Monday for winds that could gust up to 55 miles per hour on Long Island.
Saturday looks mostly cloudy with small chance of some highly isolated showers or flurries. North wind around 7 miles per hour.
Freezing rain will fall on much of the northern part of the state Sunday morning. High near 39. Wind chill values between 25 and 30.
UPDATE, 4:51 p.m: The National Weather Service has again extended the length of the winter weather advisory, while adding to the affected area and snowfall totals and increasing wind gusts. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected. New sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Mostly cloudy with a 20% chance of isolated rain or snow showers.
East wind 9 to 18 miles per hour becoming west after midnight.
Throughout Sunday temperatures will start below freezing and slowly rise throughout the day to a high of 36 degrees. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Snow showers likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 14 to 17 miles per hour. Winds could gust as high as 26 miles per hour.
Lows Monday night will be near 26. Low around 29. West wind 11 to 17 miles per hour.
A mix of clouds and sun with the possibility of scattered snow showers is ahead for another breezy day on Wednesday with highs near 40 expected and lows overnight around 28.