A quick-moving storm will bring a period of snow to Rhode Island Tuesday night into early Wednesday.
The storm will not bring strong winds and significant power outages.
A mix of rain and snow will transition over to all snow.
Areas from Providence northward will likely pick up an accumulation of 1-3 inches.
An inch or less of snow will fall along the South Coast, where rain will be a factor for a longer period of time.
Roads will mostly be wet, but there could be some slushy and slippery spots developing Tuesday night and Wednesday morning, especially near and north of Providence.
Wednesday is forecast to turn out brisk and chilly with some sunshine for the afternoon.
Showers and thunderstorms will continue to affect much of the Northeast through at least the middle of the week.
A 32-year-old Marine was hospitalized on Saturday, July 4, after being bitten by a shark near Surf City, North Carolina, WITN-TV reports.
A cold front swinging across the Great Lakes will bring the threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Tuesday afternoon and early Tuesday night.
A budding tropical system may pass close enough to Hawaii to bring an uptick in gusty showers and thunderstorms as well as building seas late the week.
After moving through Guam over the weekend, Chan-hom will intensify as it tracks toward Japan's Ryukyu Islands, Taiwan and eventually eastern China this week.
Northern New Jersey (1976)
Two tornadoes ripped through heavily populated area of northern NJ, skirting the Statue of Liberty and the 11 tall ships at anchor for the Bicentennial celebration. One of the tornadoes lasted nearly 8 minutes before it dissolved back into a thunderstorm. Only 3 people were injured, but property damage ranged from overturned tractor trailers to torn roofs and entire walls ripped away from buildings. Another funnel cloud was reported near Coney Island (Jersey City was the hardest hit.)
Glacier Nat'l Park, MT (1981)
10 inches of snow.
10 inches of rain in Rice County.