Sunshine is back in the weather forecast for Sunday – but first it’s going to be a long and snowy Saturday.
According to the National Weather Service, the Lynnfield area can expect between 13 and 19 inches of snow by Saturday morning. On Saturday, the snow is expected to continue until 3 p.m. and may be very heavy at times, with up to nine inches of new accumulation possible.
Along with the snow, wind gusts of up to 60 mph will further add to the weather picture. At times, notes the NWS forecast for Saturday, wind chills could be as low as -5 below.
The NWS blizzard warning is now set to end at 1 p.m. on Saturday for Eastern Massachusetts, Southeastern New Hampshire and Rhode Island.
Looking ahead to Sunday, clear skies with a high of about 34 are in the forecast – although wind chill values around zero are still expected.