Winter storm warning issued for Auburn, southern Cayuga County until Wednesday

Winter storm warning issued for Auburn, southern Cayuga County until Wednesday

Winter storm warning issued for Auburn, southern Cayuga County until Wednesday

The NWS warns of heavy snow, possibly mixed with freezing drizzle.

Duluth has seen 22 inches of snow so far in February, far above the average of 4.5 inches.

Light snow started to make its way into the interior lowlands in the late afternoon Sunday, the National Weather Service said.

Heavy snow and ice is forecast to sweep across NY, bringing what forecasters are calling a "messy mix" to the region.

Areas in PINK: Plan on slippery/icy road conditions if untreated.

A wintery mix of snow and sleet is forecast to fall overnight Monday and much of Tuesday in the tri-state area, making for a risky day of commuting.

A winter storm is expected to move into the region Tuesday and Wednesday, bringing a mix of snow, sleet, freezing rain, and more snow.

Gov. Phil Murphy is declaring a state of emergency effective at midnight as a winter storm is poised to dump snow, sleet and rain across New Jersey.

In a release Monday afternoon, Consumers Energy said that around 360 of the 1,000 people who helped restore power after last week's storm will stick around as the company anticipates more possible outages in the wake of Tuesday's storm.

"So then you have drops, but the drops will ice as they hit the snow, so you go from snow to sleet to freezing rain".

A flood watch is in effect through Tuesday night.

In the Midwest, heavy snow will fall in Wisconsin, Michigan and eastern Iowa is expected through Tuesday. Wednesday is expected to be mostly sunny, but a chance of rain and snow will return on Thursday afternoon and continue through Friday.

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