Lake effect snow warning issued until 10 p.m., up to six inches expected in St. Lawrence County
Saturday, February 2, 2013 - 11:52 am

A lake effect snow warning has been issued for parts of St. Lawrence County including Potsdam, Ogdensburg and Gouverneur until 10 p.m., according to the National Weather Service.

A total of 4 to 6 inches of snow may fall with a maximum  rate of 1 to 2 inches per hour expected at the peak.

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This Afternoon: Snow showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 23. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

Tonight: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 27. Light and variable wind. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

Sunday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 9. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 20. West wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. West wind around 6 mph.

Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Light and variable wind.

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

Friday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 31. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.