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Winter Weather Advisory posted for region Thursday

Horses graze on a field in the snow on Fitch Road in Saratoga Springs Jan. 19
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Horses graze on a field in the snow on Fitch Road in Saratoga Springs Jan. 19

Categories: Fulton Montgomery Schoharie, News, Saratoga County, Schenectady County

ALBANY – A Winter Weather Advisory has been posted for the region Thursday as snow, sleet and freezing rain are expected throughout the day, the National Weather Service said.

Slippery road conditions are expected and could impact Thursday morning’s commute and in some areas into the evening commute, the service said.

Total snow accumulations through southern Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Albany and Rensselaer counties are expected to total up to two inches and ice accumulations up to two tenths of an inch, the service said.

The advisory begins at 11 p.m. Wednesday night and is to continue through 4 p.m. Thursday.

Fulton and Montgomery counties and northern Saratoga Counties are expected to see snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches and ice accumulations of up to a tenth of an inch, the service said.

The Fulton and Montgomery county and northern Saratoga County advisory is to begin at 1 a.m. Thursday and run through 10 p.m. Thursday, the service said.

Another storm was expected for Friday, the service said Wednesday morning, but details remained unclear due to Thursday’s storm.

 

 

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