Winter Storm Warning calls for 5 to 10 inches of snow by Thursday

Staff Writer
The Chronicle Express

The Yates County Sheriff's Department advises that the  National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a winter storm warning for heavy snow...which is in effect until 8 a.m. EDT Thursday for several counties in Central New York, including Yates. .

Heavy snow is expected to accumulate to 5 to 10 inches.

Snow will develop this morning and continue into the evening. The snow will be heavy at times. Snow will taper off by Thursday morning.

Temperatures will primarily be in the mid and upper 20s. Winds will be northeast 5 to 10 mph.

Heavy snow and poor visibility will make for dangerous travel today through much of tonight. Roads likely will become snow covered and very slippery.