« View county listWinter Storm Watch
Western Rutland-Windsor-Eastern Addison-Eastern Rutland-
Including the cities of Rutland, Springfield,
White River Junction, Bristol, Ripton, East Wallingford,
353 PM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH
The National Weather Service in Burlington has issued a Winter
Storm Watch, which is in effect from late Thursday night through
* Locations...Southern Vermont including Rutland, Windsor, and
eastern Addison Counties.
* Hazard Types...Heavy Wet Snow.
* Accumulations...6 to 10 inches of heavy dense snow.
* Maximum Snowfall Rate...Up to 1 inch per hour, mainly Friday
evening through midnight.
* Timing..Snow will begin during the early hours Friday morning
before mixing to rain or snow below 1000 feet on Friday. Snow
will continue throughout Friday before tapering off Saturday
* Impacts...Heavy wet snow will accumulate on trees and power
lines which will lead to the potential for scattered power
outages across southern Vermont. Additionally, the heavy wet
snow will cause hazardous travel conditions on local roads.
* Winds...East 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
* Temperatures...Highs in the upper 30s on Friday with lows around
30 on Friday night.
* Visibilities...As low as a half mile at times.
A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest
Please stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio, your local media, or
go to www.weather.gov/Burlington for further updates on this