Albany: Snowstorm to Last Into Sunday, Could Shut Down Travel

By , Senior Meteorologist
December 14, 2013; 7:45 AM ET
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A snowstorm will affect the Albany, N.Y., area and the Hudson Valley right into Sunday morning. Expect slippery travel with the potential for some roads to close for a brief time.

While some warmer air will cause sleet and rain to mix in along the I-95 mid-Atlantic and in southeastern New England, the storm will be all snow in the Albany area.

For a time Saturday night, the snow came down at a rate of nearly 4 inches per hour. This made for visibility to be reduced to just a few hundred feet, making for difficult travel conditions.

The storm has generally brought 8 to 12 inches of snow to the area with locally higher amounts where the heaviest snow set up overnight.

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Snowstorm to Slam Upstate New York, New England Into Sunday

The storm will depart the area Sunday afternoon.

Wet and slushy areas will freeze Sunday night, so be alert for areas of black ice.

Updates on the storm will continue on


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