Skip to main content

Winter Weather Advisory; Mix Of Snow, Freezing Rain Could Spell Trouble For Commute

Dec 08, 2014 09:03PM ● Published by Bill Gilman

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Tewksbury and the surrounding area beginning at 7 p.m. Monday and continuing through 10 a.m. Tuesday.
Precipitation will begin this evening, likely in the form of snow. But according to the NWS, it will quickly chance to sleet and freezing rain overnight.
The total accumulation is expected to only be about an inch but there is also expected to be a thin glaze of ice on the roads in the morning.
The freezing rain is expected to change over to rain after 9 a.m. and continue throughout the day. The rain will be heavy, at times, and the winds on Tuesday will increase to 18 MPH with gusts up to 29 MPH. Total rainfall is expected to be about 2.5 inches.
The rain will continue into the evening with heavy showers possible. Some flooding is expected, according to the NWS.
Areas of western and Central Massachusetts are expected more snow than rain from the storm. Significant accumulations are possible in the Merrimack Valley if the track of the storm were to shift to the east.

Follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/yourtewksburytoday/ Follow us on Twitter at @TewksburyToday Follow us on Instagram at YourTewksburyToday
Public Safety weather advisory winter weather snowstorm

It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.