MIKE BROOKINS SUNDAY MORNING FORECAST UPDATE
SUNDAY: Windy. Damaging wind gusts to 50mph this morning, especially at higher elevations. Early wet snow showers tapers to isolated flurries early on with some peeks of sunshine developing. New lake effect snow showers sets up in the afternoon to the south and southeast of Lake Ontario. Localized 1-2" slushy accumulation by the end of the day for the Tug Hill & hill tops to the south/southwest of Syracuse, with most of CNY only picking up 1" or less of snow. Early afternoon highs near 36, falling to near 33 late. Wind: W-WNW 15-35 MPH & gusty.
SUNDAY NIGHT: Blustery & cold with areas of lake effect snow southeast of Lake Ontario. Narrow, stronger bands are likely with very localized differences in accumulation. Winds slowly ease by late. Most places see trace-2". Where the snow is most persistent, a new 3-6" with blowing and drifting snow. Lows near 27. Wind: W 10-30 MPH with higher gusts.
MONDAY: Breezy and chilly with lake effect snow near Syracuse early morning, slowly drifting north by late morning, into Jefferson County by late day. New trace-2" around Syracuse area, but where the snow is most persistent to the north/northeast before it drifts into the north country, another 3-6". Some midday and afternoon partials sunshine. Highs near 37. Wind: W-SW 10-25 MPH.
TUESDAY: Partly sunny, dry and breezy at times. Milder in the afternoon. Isolated rain showers in the evening to the north and northwest of Onondaga County. High 53.
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