It's been a long, snowy, and cold start to spring for Syracuse. 17 out of 20 days have seen below normal high temperatures this April, with no 60°+ days at all for March or April. This will change soon!!!
Time to focus on the change of season. Check out my 7 day forecast video from Saturday morning with more on a significant warm up! https://youtu.be/fcfC-h1BWC0
Over the next 7 days CNY goes from snow/cold/winter to sun/mild/spring. Take a look at the details in my 7 day forecast video from Wednesday PM: https://youtu.be/mTPWvsF3wZo
Some good news coming down the road on my 7 day forecast video from Tuesday evening for Syracuse. 60s & sunshine! Here it is:https://youtu.be/lMyJDegZCZo
Winter Weather Advisory issued for areas east of Lake Ontario tonight into Wednesday afternoon. Lake effect snow will persist with heaviest snow accumulation on the Tug Hill. Much less impact for lower elevations.
Stay tuned to NBC3/CBS5/CW6 for more on this weather alert.
Icestorm has cancelled the Syracuse Chiefs baseball game for this afternoon. I don't blame them for doing so.
Due to last night's freezing rain storm and expected freezing temperatures, Sunday's scheduled series finale between the Chiefs and Tides has been postponed due to safety concerns for our players and fans.
In case you missed my forecast from Sunday morning here's the full video with more on when 50's return to Syracuse. It's sooner than you think! https://youtu.be/gTlUC99e28g
Reports of icy road conditions in Herkimer (Old Forge) & Lewis Counties as of 6AM Sunday.
Already 0.14" ice accumulation in Beaver Falls. Power outages will increase today due to light freezing rain to the northwest/north/northeast of Onondaga County mainly.
5AM Sunday Weather Alert update:
Light freezing rain falling from Cayuga, Onondaga, & Madison counties & points northwards.
30° in Syracuse with upper 20s & icy roads to the north of Onondaga Co. as well as higher elevations south of the city.
Temperatures climb to 32 by noon for most locations & the light rain & drizzle will lift north slowly in the afternoon.
Winter weather advisories & storm warnings for CNY tonight due to freezing rain accumulation.
This begins to add up well north by evening & Syracuse (likely minor amount on our roads) after midnight.
This could be a significant ice storm for some areas to the northwest & north of Onondaga County by noon Sunday!