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It’s snow time on Delmarva.

In Delaware New Castle County could get as much as 12-to-18 inches before the storm moves off on tonight.

Kent County is expected to see 6-to-8 inches while Sussex County could receive as much as 4-to-6 inches.          

Governor John Carney has issued a state of emergency that will allow Delaware National Guard Units to assist with the response to the storm.

Snow on the Way

Mar 20, 2018
Don Rush

The region apparently is not through with snow just yet.

A two day storm is set to hit the Delmarva region bringing 2-to-6 inches of the white stuff to the lower region beginning tonight and lasting through tomorrow night.

For Wicomico, Somerset and Worcester counties the forecast is expecting 3-to-5 inches.

The Salisbury Daily Times reports that the resort towns along the coast are expected to receive less snow.

Meanwhile, forecasters say Sussex County is expected to get up to 6 inches before it’s all over.

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Another winter blast is coming our way.

A nor’easter is set to hit today with rain and snow on Delmarva beginning around 10 a.m. this morning.

The Salisbury Daily Times reports that less than a half inch of accumulation of snow is expected.

In Somerset and Worcester Counties are expected to see winds of up 15 mph with gusts as high as 25.

Meanwhile, in Sussex County the rain is expected to change to snow by this afternoon with an accumulation of around an inch.

Snow Hits Delaware

Mar 8, 2018
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Expect icy roads this morning in Delaware after a second nor’easter swept the state with as much as 10 inches of snow.

In Greenville it was 10.4 inches while White clay Creek saw 7.6 inches.

In Brandywine Hundred the total was nearly 7 inches while in Hockessin it was 6 inches.

The Wilmington News Journal reports that officials urge drivers to be on the lookout for fallen trees, tree limbs and downed power lines.

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Snow Hits Delmarva

Mar 7, 2018
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There’s a winter weather advisory for Queen Anne’s and Kent Counties in Maryland and Delaware through tomorrow morning.

There’s been some snow across these counties with accumulation of 1 to 4 inches.

Snow has hit Delaware with Greenville and Hockessin which is looking at around 2 inches.

The Wilmington News Journal reports that some roads were slushy early this morning.

Also sustained winds are expected across New Castle County.

They are not expected to be as severe as last week’s nor’easter.

Snow on the Way

Feb 16, 2018
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Just when it was getting a little warm snow is being forecast for tomorrow.

The National Weather Service says Delaware should expect a mix of snow and rain to hit the peninsula on Saturday night.

But any accumulation is expected to melt away from Sunday.

The Wilmington News Journal reports that forecasters say there could be 2-to-3 inches of snow in northern Delaware.

Southern and Central Delaware could be less than 1-inch of accumulation.

But by Sunday the temperatures should be in the 40s enough to get rid of any remaining snow.


Jan 30, 2018
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Get ready for another week of snow.

The threat of snow may run through Friday with possibly more on Sunday.

Temperatures are not expected to be quite as cold reaching high 30’s today.

There’s a 60 percent chance of snow by this afternoon.

Later in the week Thursday is expected to see a 50 to 60 percent chance of precipitation and could last until Friday afternoon depending on the temperatures.

Snow Coming Tonight

Jan 3, 2018
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The first major snow storm of the year for Delmarva is expected to hit tonight.

There will be winter storm watch for Somerset, Wicomico, Worcester and Dorchester counties beginning at 6 p.m. and running through tomorrow night.

The Salisbury Daily Times reports that forecasters expect from 3 to 6 inches of snow.

In the Virginia counties of Accomack and Northampton accumulation is expected to be up to 5 inches.

Turning to Delaware Sussex County and the state beaches are expected to get from 4 to 6 inches of snow.

Snow is Coming

Jan 2, 2018
Don Rush

Delmarva is expecting its first big snow storm this week.

Come tomorrow night a winter storm warning will be in effect for Somerset and Wicomico counties as well as the inland Worcester and Dorchester Counties.

Expect from 3 to 6 inches of the white stuff.

Meanwhile, inland Sussex County as well as the Delware beaches could also see 3 to 6 inches.

To the south Accomack and Northampton counties in Virginia could see up to 5 inches.

The Salisbury Daily Times reports that residents should expect to see strong winds driving down wind chill values.

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It was a snowy weekend.

Estimates of accumulation range from up to 6 inches in Salisbury and Delmar to 4 inches in Pittsville and Dorchester County Friday through Saturday.

The Salisbury Daily Times reports there were several power outages in the region but Delmarva Power reports they were able to quickly respond.

The Salisbury Police Department reported 10 snow related motor vehicle crashes.

In Delaware Sussex County saw the most snow with up to 6 inches over the weekend.