Boston: Weekend Snow to Follow Storm Break

By , AccuWeather.com Senior Meteorologist
February 7, 2014; 12:54 AM ET
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In the wake of the recent winter storms, the Boston area will get a break through Friday. However, there is still the potential for snow this weekend.

Storm-free weather is in store through the day on Saturday.

Motorists and pedestrians are advised to be on the lookout for areas of black ice during the evening, overnight hours and first thing in the morning. Areas made wet by prior melting can freeze, unless treated.

While extreme cold is not expected, temperatures will bring difficulties for those still without a means of heat following the most recent snow and ice storm.

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Two storm systems will affect the area this weekend and will bring areas of snow to the Northeast.

A southern storm could spread snow into the Boston area during Saturday night.

Even if this storm fails to reach this far north, a storm from the Midwest will produce some snow on Sunday into Monday.

The two storms will compete with one another to avoid the blizzard scenario.

However, there is still the chance of the two storms merging nearby offshore late in the weekend, which could produce a snowstorm and moderate wind in the region.

Tune in to AccuWeather Live Mornings every weekday at 7 a.m. and noon EST. We will be talking about the snow for this weekend.

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