The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for parts of the Twin Tiers from 10 p.m. March 5 through 4 a.m. March 8.

Forecasters say heavy snow is possible. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches, with localized amounts up to 8 inches, are possible in Broome, Chenango, Delaware and Otsego Counties in New York and Susquehanna, Lackawanna, Wayne and Wyoming Counties in Pennsylvania.

The National Weather Service is predicting a period of light snow this evening transitioning to heavier snow Wednesday afternoon and evening.

Officials say motorists should plan on difficult travel conditions, including during the evening commute on Wednesday. Significant reductions in visibility are possible.

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts on News Radio 1290 WNBF or online at



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