Severe Weather Alert: First significant snowstorm of the season

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WWLP) – The 22News Storm Team has issued a Severe Weather Alert for Sunday afternoon through at least Monday for heavy snow and a wintry mix in some spots.

  • A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for western Hampden, Hampshire, Franklin, and Berkshire Counties until 7:00 a.m Tuesday for heavy snow.
  • A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for central/eastern Hampden County until 7:00 a.m. Tuesday for mixed precipitation.

Here’s a breakdown of the storm:

After some heavy snow Sunday evening it will become lighter overnight. afternoon and evening.

The main question is how much sleet/rain mixes with the snow, which would cut down on snowfall amounts, especially in eastern Hampden County.

Remember, this will be a long-duration snowstorm (Sunday-Tuesday.) Right now, it’s looking like a significant snowfall no matter where you live. Here’s our latest snowfall map through Tuesday morning.

Many areas in western Massachusetts will wake up Monday morning with 8-10 inches of snow on the ground.

Snow, and some wintry mix showers continue throughout the day Monday. Snow continues Monday night into the early morning hours of Tuesday, bringing us to those higher snowfall accumulations on the map above.

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