Winter Storm to Hit Palmer/Forks Friday
A winter storm will make Friday messy in Palmer and Forks Townships but the worst of it will hit New England
The National Weather Service says a winter storm will bring snow, sleet and rain to Palmer and Forks Townships Friday into early Saturday morning.
The major impact will be in New England where a nor'easter-type storm could bring blizzard conditions and a foot of snow.
A winter storm warning is now in effect for Northampton County, which includes Palmer and Forks.
Here, the National Weather Service predicts 4 to 10 inches of snow; WFMZ predicts 3 to 6 inches for the Lehigh Valley.
Snow should develop Friday morning, then mix with or change to sleet and rain from southeast to northwest.
Snow could be heavy at times later Friday afternoon and Friday night, the Weather Service says.
The storm should end early Saturday morning leaving Saturday partly sunny with a high of 33.