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February 7, 2013

Winter storm watch in effect for weekend

Staff Report
The Daily Star

---- — Winter storm watch in effect for weekend

A winter storm watch is in effect for this area from Friday morning to Saturday morning, according to an advisory from the National Weather Service in Binghamton. The storm has the potential for 8 to 12 inches of snow with the heaviest perhaps occurring during the afternoon and evening hours. It should taper off, late Friday or early Saturday.

With winds of 5 to 10 mph out of the north, and gusts of up to 25 mph, combined with temperatures falling into the upper teens and 20s Friday night, weather conditions could be hazardous, the advisory said.