ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

Community Calendar

Project Chick
10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Charlestown

Saturday Sweat Fitcamp
11 a.m. - 12:30 a.m. Westerly

Introduction to Geocaching
1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Westerly

Family Movie
1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Charlestown

Armory Recognition night
6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Westerly

Navigation Using GPS
7 p.m. - 8 p.m. Charlestown

"Out of the Shadows"
7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Westerly

RI Blood Drive
8 a.m. - 11 a.m. Westerly

"Steel Magnolias"
8 p.m. - 10 p.m. Westerly

Yoga
8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Charlestown

... View all of today's events


Stay Connected


ADVERTISEMENT


UPDATED: Nasty wintry mix forecast for Wednesday


A winter storm warning is in place for overnight tonight and lasting through 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Heavy snow, freezing rain and ice is heading into the Northeast overnight tonight and through Wednesday. Snow accumulations are expected between 4 and 8 inches, along with about a tenth of an inch of ice. Temperatures are expected to be about 30 degrees.

Today was expected to start off sunny with temperatures in the mid-30s. Snow is forecast to start after 1 a.m. Wednesday with an accumulation of 2 to 4 inches by dawn. Wednesday’s daytime forecast calls for rain, snow and sleet before 3 p.m., then snow and sleet likely between 3 p.m. and 4 p.m., with a high near 34 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. Wednesday night there’s a chance for more snow before 11 p.m. but not much accumulation is expected.

Wednesday’s weather will include a northeast wind of 10 to 20 mph, with gusts up to 30 mph.

Snow is expected to taper off Wednesday night and Thursday should be mostly sunny with a near 30 degrees.



Back to State
Top Stories of the Week

More stores planned for Westerly plaza …
WESTERLY — The owners of the Westerly Crossing shopping center hope to expand the size of the retail complex by about 20 percent, adding three … more ...

Westerly man faces charge in cyberstalking incident …
WESTERLY — A local man was arrested Monday and charged with cyberstalking after he sent “threatening” text messages after being warned, said police. Steven P. … more ...

Club leaders say they were misled by legalization supporters …
WESTERLY — Leaders of the Calabrese Club said Tuesday they thought they were renting the facility last Sunday for a craft and bake sale, not … more ...

Student charged with selling ‘pot’ cookies …
WOOD RIVER JUNCTION — A 16-year-old Chariho High School student was charged Friday with a drug offense after she allegedly sold marijuana-laced cookies to others. … more ...

Town asks $271,000 for Burdick documents …
WESTERLY — The town says the $271,445 fee it has devised for documents requested by former Zoning Officer Elizabeth Burdick’s lawyer is a “conservative” estimate … more ...

Comments