NWS: Friday Afternoon Briefing on Tonight's Snow Event

Now forecasting anywhere from 3 to 8 inches depending on location on Cape
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From the National Weather Service:

[TONIGHT → SATURDAY] Snow will overspread the region late tonight and continue into Saturday. Winter Storm Warnings have been issued for Bristol and Plymouth counties, and Winter Weather Advisories have been issued for eastern/central MA, RI, and northern CT.

Winter Weather Advisory in effect from March 2, 01:00 AM EST until March 2, 07:00 PM EST

Local Forecast:

Tonight
Snow and sleet likely before 3am, then rain and snow likely between 3am and 4am, then snow and sleet after 4am. Low around 32. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow and sleet before 9am, then rain and snow between 9am and 2pm, then a chance of snow after 2pm. High near 35. Breezy, with a north wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. North wind 7 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow before midnight, then rain and snow between midnight and 3am, then rain after 3am. Low around 33. Southeast wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
Rain likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northwest wind around 16 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. West wind 11 to 13 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Northwest wind around 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

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