WINTER STORM WARNING: 6 p.m. Tuesday to midnight Wednesday night. 8-12 inches of snow.

Posted: March 4, 2013

WINTER STORM WARNING is in effect from 6 p.m. Tuesday to midnight Wednesday night/Thursday morning.

With the increasing certainty of heavy snow, the warning has now replaced the Winter Storm Watch that had been in effect.

Accumulations of 8 to 12 inches of snow.

Precipitation will mix with and change to snow Tuesday night. Snow will continue through midnight Wednesday night and will be heavy at times on Wednesday.

Northeast winds of 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

Heavy wet snow and gusty winds could lead to power outages and difficult driving conditions.