Winter weather advisory in effect
Winter weather advisory now in effect until 7 p.m. Areas of freezing rain will persist into tonight.
Locations affected are the northern and eastern Finger Lakes
region, including the Syracuse metro area, the upper Susquehanna region including near Binghamton and the Wilkes- Barre/Scranton metro area.
Freezing rain will accumulate up to a tenth of an inch on untreated surfaces.
Scattered showers will continue into this evening with temperatures near freezing. At lower elevations temperatures will rise to slightly above freezing by early this evening,
however a few icy spots will linger mainly on untreated surfaces. At higher elevations temperatures will be near to just below freezing into the early evening with icy conditions continuing especially on untreated surfaces.
Temperatures in the lower 30s.
Winds southwest 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
Icy conditions will result in hazardous travel into early this evening, mainly over higher elevations.
A winter weather advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities and use caution whiledriving.