Winter Storm Warning Issued For Parts Of North Country
The calendar says spring is supposed to begin this week, but Mother Nature doesn't seem to care. Winter isn't finished with the north country just yet.
The National Weather Service has issued a number of warnings, watches and advisories.
Jefferson & Lewis Counties
A winter storm warning is issued for Jefferson and Lewis counties from 5 p.m. Monday through 2 p.m. Tuesday.
During that time, the region is expected to get between 4 and 7 inches of snow.
The NWS also issued a wind advisory for the two counties beginning at 8 p.m. Monday and continuing through 8 a.m. Tuesday.
Gusts could reach 50 miles per hour.
A lake effect snow watch will be in effect from 8 p.m. Tuesday through Wednesday afternoon.
The NWS says between 8 and 12 inches of snow could fall, especially in the Tug Hill region.
St. Lawrence County
A winter storm warning has been issued for St. Lawrence County from midnight Tuesday to 8 a.m. Wednesday.
The county could see 8 to 12 inches of snow.
Tuesday, March 11, 2014, Watertown, NY
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