Winter Storm Warning: 4 to 7 Inches Expected Sunday

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CHESTER COUNTY, PA — The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Chester County on Sunday, February 7, 2021, between 4 am and 7 pm. Heavy snow is expected, with total snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches.

A heavy band of snowfall will overspread the area Sunday morning, with snow continuing into Sunday afternoon. Snowfall rates of 2 in/hr will be possible within this heavy band, and isolated snowfall totals in excess of 7 inches will be possible. Snowfall will clear the area from SW-NE Sunday afternoon.

Travel could be very difficult particularly late Sunday morning and early Sunday afternoon. The National Weather Service is advising that if you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions for Chester County can be found at the MyChesCo Traffic Center.

Detailed Forecast

Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tonight: Snow likely, mainly after 5 am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight. The chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

Sunday: Snow, mainly before 1 pm. High near 35. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. The chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.

For updated weather information, please visit the MyChesCo Weather Center.

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