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10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Charlestown

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10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Westerly

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11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Charlestown

Razzle Dazzle - A Musical Revue
2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Westerly

Nature Craft Day: An Arctic Adventure
2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Charlestown

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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.



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