A Foot of Snow (And More) Covers the Capital Region


Photo: Getty Images

Photo: Getty Images

Well, we're getting our first big storm of the season.

The immediate Capital Region could see 12-24 inches of snow by the time it ends Thursday.

The latest WGY-AccuWeather forecast:

Thursday: heavy snow and gusty winds continue during the morning, finally winding down toward lunchtime. Total snow accumulation 12-24 inches, with the highest amounts north and west of Albany; roads will remain snow-packed and treacherous. Lingering clouds and quite cold Thursday afternoon, high just 21.

Thursday night: mostly cloudy and very cold, low near 10.

Friday: early clouds giving way to sunshine, high 24.

Saturday: early sun followed by clouds, high again 24.

Sunday: mostly cloudy and not as cold with a couple of flurries, high 33.

Monday: remaining rather cloudy, high 36

Get the latest WGY-AccuWeather forecast at the top and 30 minutes past the hour, every hour on WGY.