Plowable snow projected for Saturday afternoon into Sunday

A storm which will move up the East Coast of the United States is expected to bring three-to-four inches of snow to Allegany and much of surrounding areas Saturday afternoon into Sunday.

Our cross sections of maps from regional National Weather Service (NWS) offices are showing projections from 1PM Saturday — earlier for Northern Pennsylvania — through Sunday evening.

A snow and rain event also is expected Tuesday, although precipitation levels and mixture still are uncertain.

With the storm track subject to change, Be Aware. Be Prepared. Stay Safe.TM and continue to monitor for updates throughout the region, particularly if traveling.

Allegany Hope is a Weather-Ready Nation AmbassadorTM and due to Allegany County’s location being in or bordering three NWS forecast offices, Allegany Hope Weather Resources provides forecast and other information from NWS stations at Buffalo for Allegany County west, Binghamton for Steuben County east, and State College, Pa., for Potter and McKean counties in Pennsylvania, along with regional and national data.

Become accustomed to checking weather resources this winter as weather changes.

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