It’s beginning to look a lot like winter, with snow and ice rolling into Franklin County tonight.
The National Weather Service has issued an advisory warning the storm will bring about an inch of snow to the county beginning at about 1 a.m. Sunday, followed by a tenth to two-tenths of an inch of ice by daybreak.
NWS warns that roads and sidewalks could be slick early in the morning. PennDOT reminds motorists to give themselves extra time and drive slower to accommodate slick roads in the morning.
The storm will continue to drop precipitation, mostly sleet and freezing rain, until around 1 p.m. Sunday.
The storm will spread across South-Central Pennsylvania, impacting Franklin, Perry, Cumberland, Adams, York, Lebanon and Lancaster Counties.
The overnight low is expected to be just below freezing at around 31 degrees with east winds between 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
A chance of rain is in the forecast Sunday Night, mainly after 7 p.m. with an overnight low of around 36.
The beginning of the week brings a chance of rain and snow before 8 a.m., followed by a 50% chance of rain as Monday warms up with a high near 42. The rest of the week will be day and mostly sunny with highs in the low to mid 40s.