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Light snow could disrupt Friday afternoon commute, forecasters warn

16 December 2017, 05:56 | Katrina Lee

Winter storm warnings and winter weather advisories are in effect until Wednesday at 11 p.m

Winter storm warnings and winter weather advisories are in effect until Wednesday at 11 p.m

Temperatures are expected to be in the 30s to lower 40s on Saturday and in the upper 30s to upper 40s on Sunday, according to the National Weather Service.

"A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties". Mostly sunny, breezy and cold this afternoon.

This advisory is in effect for much of central Pennsylvania.

Tonight: Snow, mainly after 8pm. Winds are forecast to shift from the west at 14 to 21 miles per hour to out of the northwest at 5 to 13 miles per hour, between Wednesday and Thursday.

What snow falls could get blown around, with winds gusting up to 30 miles per hour.

Snowfall totals will generally be 6-8 north of I-96 and 2-5 south of the interstate through Wednesday
Snowfall totals will generally be 6-8 north of I-96 and 2-5 south of the interstate through Wednesday

Thursday: A chance of snow, mainly before 11am.

Tuesday's high in Madison was 21, 10 degrees below normal and 32 degrees below the record high of 53 for December 12, set in 1965 and tied in 1968 and 1991. Wind: W/SW 5 to 10 miles per hour.

AccuWeather forecasts 1 to 3 inches of snow for the State College area, with a 15 percent possibility of up to 6 inches and a 22 percent possibility of less than 1 inch. Highs in the mid to upper 20s in most areas.

Friday Night: A slight chance of snow showers before 1am. The low at night will be around 19.

A trace of precipitation (rain and melted snow) fell at the airport on Tuesday, keeping the December and meteorological winter (December through February) totals at 0.53 inches, 0.29 inches below normal.

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