Several inches of snow falls on parts of the Rochester region

Several inches of snow falls on parts of the Rochester region

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for counties including Monroe, Ontario, Livingston, Wayne and Wyoming from 4 a.m. Wednesday until 4 a.m. Thursday.

The track of the storm Wednesday would bring the heaviest snow amounts to northern IL, with amounts rapidly decreasing as you move north.

A winter storm is about to wallop Calgary and the surrounding areas.

The forecast for Wednesdayday calls for snow to start around 10 a.m., and continue well into the evening. Tough travel along I-94, U.S. 12 and the Toll Road.

Heavy snow is on the way and travel could be hard, the National Weather Service said in a forecast updated Wednesday afternoon.

"It's going to be dumping down at a very heavy rate, but I don't see much as far as wind-driven snow", Farrar said, noting that most of the afternoon's restricted visibility will be caused by fast-falling flakes instead of gusty weather.




The bulk of the snow will come through Thursday night and early Friday, with snow tapering off during the day Friday.

Heavy snowfall with blowing snow is expected.

Environment Canada says motorists are advised to consider postponing non-essential travel until conditions improve, and to prepare for quickly changing and deteriorating travel conditions.

A front is expected to develop and stall out near the Michigan/Indiana line Thursday night. Expect sloppy road conditions heading to work Friday.

Later tonight is when the brunt of the storm will begin, bringing snow, ice and rain from Chicago to Louisiana.

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