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Winter Weather Advisory – Snow and Sleet Monday Night

Find out how much snow we might get.

National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Schuylkill County.

The Winter Weather Advisory is in effect from 4 p.m. Monday, February 27, until 9 a.m. Tuesday, February 28.

Forecasters believe up to 2 inches of snow is possible with another one-tenth inch of ice, too.

The worst of this impending winter storm is expected during the early part of Monday night, NWS indicates.

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Winter Not Done Yet

According to the 7-day forecast for Pottsville, there’s a chance of rain, snow, and sleet before 4 p.m. on Monday. However, snow, freezing rain, and sleet will dominate the rest of the night, into Tuesday morning.

A high of 36 degrees is expected in Pottsville on Monday with a low of 31 degrees.

Monday will be a rather breezy day, too. Sustained winds between 10-15 mph could gust as high as 31 mph, NWS forecasts.

Wintry weather should transition to plain rain on Tuesday morning. A high temperature of 43 degrees is expected in Pottsville on Tuesday.

It’ll warm up a bit in the middle of this week, with high temps of 47 and 55 expected on Wednesday and Thursday, respectively.

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However, another chance at wintry weather is possible at the end of this week.

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