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Winter Storm Falco Forecast: New England Snow

Jon Erdman
Published: December 18, 2013

Winter Storm Falco has delivered a quick but locally hard-hitting round of snow to New England.

Boston picked up just over a half foot of snow from the storm. A little farther up I-95, Portland, Maine saw nine inches of snow from Falco. For a full look at snow totals, click here.

(MORE: Snow Totals | State-by-State News)

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Northeast Snowfall Forecast

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Through Wednesday morning, the intense surface low associated with Falco will head for the Canadian Maritimes, with lingering snow expected in Maine and gusty north to northwest winds persisting mainly in the morning. The last of the snow will wind down over Downeast Maine in the afternoon hours Wednesday. Be prepared for snow-covered secondary roads across Maine for Wednesday morning.

Expect another slippery commute Wednesday morning in Boston and Hartford, among other New England locations, as moisture refreezes on streets and sidewalks.

Lake-effect snow in the wake of Falco could leave behind some additional snow in the lake snowbelts of northwest Pennsylvania and southwest New York, as well as central New York north of Syracuse. Another area of accumulating snow can be expected in the mountains of West Virginia, far western Maryland and far southwestern Pennsylvania with cold upslope winds behind the departing storm.

MORE: Winter Storm Falco Photos

Taxis roll over a fresh blanket of snow in New York's Central Park during Winter Storm Falco on December 17, 2013. (Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

 


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