If the snow does arrive mid-morning on Thursday as we expect, this could be a situation where schools are forced to let out early in the middle of some very heavy snow.
It is much too early to project where this rain-snow line will setup and who will stay all snow, but, those areas that do not mix with rain could easily see 6-to-12 inches of snow or more.
Here are the latest snowfall totals from the National Weather Service and SKYWARN for the February 5 storm.
The State Police are reporting dozens of accidents across the state.
If you were hoping to wake up, turn on WBZ and hear the meteorologists apologizing for a missed forecast, sorry to disappoint. No last minute right hand turn, the storm is still coming, in fact it is already here.
Mayor Marty Walsh says the city is ready to handle a beating from Mother Nature.
In Malden, School Superintendent David DeRuosi met with the city’s snow emergency team, consisting of police, fire and other city officials.
The following communities have announced snow emergencies and parking bans for the February 5 snow storm.
Most areas will get 8-to-12 inches of snow Wednesday and several towns will be reporting 9, 10 and 11-inch amounts.
So by now you have likely heard the rumors…the weather world is a buzz about the potential for a weekend storm here in New England.