From the National Weather Service at 5 p.m. 03/18/17:
Winter Storm Watch has been dropped for the Cape and Islands.
Current local forecast:
Snow showers likely, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. East wind 11 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Snow likely before 10am, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Windy, with a northeast wind 21 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
A chance of snow before 2am, then a chance of rain between 2am and 3am, then a slight chance of snow after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 32. North wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
A slight chance of snow before 9am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 9am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
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