Rare October snowstorm now likely for the region on Saturday. Power outages will be possible in some areas as heavy wet snow brings trees with partial or full leaves down. Especially in North Montgomery County where 5" of snow may be possible. Rain and snow mix will be possible for the rest of the county.
The National Weather Service has issued a WINTER STORM WATCH for Montgomery County for Saturday. Residents should begin Winter Storm preparations which should consider the potential of significant snow accumulations within the next 48 hours. Please remain alert for the issuance of Warnings.
A winter storm watch is issued when there is the potential for significant snowfall and hazardous winter weather within 48 hours.