FRAMINGHAM – At 3:56 a.m. today, January 16, the National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for MetroWest, including Framingham.
The warning is in effect from 1 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, January 17.
The watch issued over the long weekend was increased to a warning today.
The National Weather Service says heavy snow is expected, and the area would see 5 to 7 inches of snow by the time strm ends.
Light snow will overspread the region tonight, mainly after midnight becoming heaviest at the morning commute Wednesday.
Snow, heavy at times, will continue Wednesday before tapering off by mid to late afternoon by 5 p.m.
Be prepared for hazardous travel with snow covered roads.
A significant impact is expected for the Wednesday morning and evening commutes.
A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected.
If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.