Saturday, February 23, 2013
Weather forecasters are predicting anything from 1-3 inches of snow hitting the area this weekend to over six inches.
Will Foxborough get pummeled this weekend with more than a foot of snow or will it be less than half a foot with rain mixed in? According to multiple weather reports, this weekend's storm has been downgraded as of Friday night, with snowfall totals in Foxborough being reduced to 1-3 or 3-5 inches. While the snowstorm appears to be less severe than earlier reported, The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch from Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon. The NWS said 6 inches of snow or more is possible and warned of heavy wet snow that may fall at 1 to 2 inches per hour. Snow may mix with rain in the Foxborough area. The NWS warned that the heavy wet snow could bring down tree limbs and result in scattered power …
Monday, January 21, 2013
Several inches of snow could fall in Eastern Massachusetts from the winter storm.
Forecasters say a snow storm is expected to roll into Eastern Massachusetts Monday, hitting the coast around 5 p.m. and dropping 3-5 inches of snow along the coast and 1-3 inches inland, according to the WHDH Channel 7 forecast. Most of the snow is expected to fall on Tuesday. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch beginning Monday afternoon. In Foxborough, NWS calls for snow showers mainly after 4 p.m. Accumulation is expected to be less than a half an inch Monday afternoon/evening. Snow will continue overnight, mainly before 4 a.m. Tuesday and is expected to leave 1-3 inches in town. Snow is expected to continue Tuesday, mainly before 10 a.m. Daytime accumulation is expected to be less than an inch.