Winter Weather Advisory: Freezing Rain Expected in Chester County

Freezing RainImage by Данила Кривошеев/Pixabay

CHESTER COUNTY, PA —  A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Chester County from Monday, February 15, at 1:00 pm until Tuesday, February 16, at 5:00 am, announced the National Weather Service.

Freezing rain is expected in Chester County, with total ice accumulations of one-tenth to two-tenths of an inch.

Difficult travel conditions are possible and the hazardous conditions could impact the morning commute on Tuesday.

Motorists should slow down and use caution while traveling. Additionally, residents should prepare for possible power outages.

For the latest road conditions in Chester County, visit the MyChesCo Traffic Center.

Detailed Forecast

Tonight: A slight chance of freezing rain and sleet between midnight and 3 am, then a slight chance of sleet after 3 am. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Northeast wind around 5 mph. The chance of precipitation is 20%.

Washington’s Birthday: A slight chance of freezing rain and sleet before 11 am, then a chance of sleet between 11 am and 1 pm, then a chance of freezing rain after 1 pm. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Northeast wind around 5 mph. The chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

Monday Night: Freezing rain and sleet likely before 10 pm, then freezing rain between 10 pm and 3 am, then rain after 3 am. Low around 31. East wind around 5 mph. The chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.3 of an inch possible. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

Tuesday: Rain, mainly before 7 am. High near 41. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. The chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

Wednesday Night: A chance of snow after 1 am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. The chance of precipitation is 40%.

Thursday: Snow and sleet before 3 pm, then freezing rain and sleet between 3 pm and 4 pm, then rain and sleet after 4 pm. High near 39. The chance of precipitation is 90%.

Thursday Night: Rain. Low around 33. The chance of precipitation is 90%.

Friday: A chance of rain before noon, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. The chance of precipitation is 40%.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.

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

Thanks for visiting! MyChesCo brings reliable information and resources to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Please consider supporting us in our efforts. Your generous donation will help us continue this work and keep it free of charge. Show your support today by clicking here and becoming a patron.

Buy Us a Cup of Coffee