Monday, March 18, 2013
A coastal storm is coming through southern New England and Marblehead is among the areas affected.
It may be close to springtime but you wouldn't be able to tell by judging what you see tonight and tomorrow. The National Weather Service has announced a winter storm warning for tonight and tomorrow morning. The weather service predicts that Andover will see roughly 8 to 10 inches of snow accumulation tonight and tomorrow morning. Tomorrow morning's commute is likely to be affected by this storm. In addition to snow, some areas could see up to an inch of ice. Temperatures will be in the mid-30s and winds will vary from 5 to 15 miles per hour.
Saturday, March 9, 2013
Friday's storm hit us with some force and we want to see how it looked from your neighborhood. Send us (or upload) any photos from the storm.
The Andover area got more than 10 inches from Friday's storm and we want to see how it affected the town. Feel free to upload any storm photos from your neighborhood into this article or send them to editor Brendan Lewis at firstname.lastname@example.org. Get breaking Andover news as it happens. Sign up for our email newsletter!
Friday, March 8, 2013
Stay up to date with the latest on the storm and share what you know with your neighbors.
ANDOVER PATCH STORM CENTRAL UPDATES, CLOSINGS & MORE: Friday, March 8 At 6:30 a.m. Andover public schools canceled classes for today. At 10 a.m. all curbside trash and recycling pick up has been postponed today. 11 a.m. Forecasts now calling for 14 to 18 inches for Andover area. Scroll down for important phone numbers, websites and more. Stay with Andover Patch as we keep you updated throughout the storm. See a tree down in your neighborhood? Notice a road is icy? Just saw a store clerk put out more snow melt products? Please use this story on Andover Patch to help out your neighbors. Andover Patch is all about connecting neighbors and helping neighbors so we hope you’ll find this information hub helpful during the storm. Stay safe …
Andover is expected 14 to 18 inches from this week's storm. See how many inches have fallen in your area with the LIVE map below.
The map above, provided by the National Weather Service, shows total snowfall in the Andover area over the past 3 days. The map is centered around the red marker, which is in the middle of Grafton Patch's coverage area, and the map updates every six hours, starting around 2 a.m. each day. Note: This map is not visible on some mobile devices.
By the time the snow stops, Andover could get between 6-10 inches of snow accumulation.
The heaviest snow should have already fallen but we could end up getting the better part of a foot of snow just as it was melting away. According to the lastest forecasts from the National Weather Service in Taunton, a winter weather advisory is in effect beginning 7 a.m. Thursday but the bulk of snow is not expected to fall until Thursday night into Friday morning. Andover is now looking at a total of 6-10 inches of snow accumulation from this storm and Friday commuters may be looking at a slow drive into work. Forecasts also call for 15 to 25 mile-per-hour winds, with 50 mile-per-hour wind gusts. Winter Parking Ban The town has declared a snow emergency and the winter parking ban will be in effect in Andover from 11 p.m. March 7 to 7 a…
Thursday, March 7, 2013
The National Weather Service is now saying the majority of snowfall is expected Thursday night into Friday morning and will dump about 4-6 inches of snow in the Andover area.
The typical back and forth shifting between storm times and snowfall totals continues with area forecasts but it seems that the snow, at some point, is coming to Andover and the Northeast region. According to the lastest forecasts from the National Weather Service in Taunton, a winter weather advisory is in effect beginning 7 a.m. Thursday but the bulk of snow is not expected to fall until Thursday night into Friday morning. Andover is now looking at a total of 4-6 inches of snow accumulation from this storm and Friday commuters may be looking at a slow drive into work. Forecasts also call for 15 to 25 mile-per-hour winds, with 40 mile-per-hour wind gusts. Andover Reacting The Town of Andover is prepping for the storm but police have not…
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Another snowstorm heads our way, Andover expected to see several inches of new snow.
Spring is just a couple weeks away, but winter wants to get more snow in before then. A snowstorm is headed our way and is expected to dump up to eight inches of new snow on Andover Wednesday night through Friday morning. The storm, which is expected to be a major snowstorm for Washington, D.C., and the mid-Atlantic, will reach high enough North to impact New England. Snow here will begin late Wednesday night and continue through Friday morning. The snow will be heavy and wet, and it will be a slow-moving storm which will allow accumulation. WHDH is calling for 4-8 inches of snow in the Merrimack Valley and about a foot of snow further west near Worcester. WHDH meteorologist Chris Lambert writes on his blog: "My current thinking is a …
Monday, February 25, 2013
The National Weather Service has not released any numbers straight from Andover but have reported snow accumulation in many towns in the area.
Snow accumulation in Andover seemed to be about three inches, judging from area communities. National Grid, however, released numbers for many communities throughout Middlesex and Essex County. Here are some snowfall totals from Middlesex and Essex County, courtesy of the National Weather Service in Taunton:
Thursday, February 21, 2013
Andover could see up to a foot of snow.
Once again, the snow is melting. But once again, don't put the shovels away. Because once again, the weekend is bringing us more snow. A new snowstorm is headed our way for Saturday and Sunday, and Andover could see up to 12 inches of new snow before it's done. On his blog, WHDH meteorologist Pete Bouchard is calling for light rain along the coast Saturday with snow inland and snow everywhere by Sunday morning. There may also be some coastal flooding. "Heavy snow through early morning Sunday. Roads will be tough to travel, and yes, your flight will most likely be delayed or cancelled. (Although I don't run an airline, so I'll let them have the final word.)," Bouchard writes. As of now, forecasts call for 8 to 12 inches of new snow in the …
Sunday, February 17, 2013
Andover could see around a half a foot or more snow Saturday night into Sunday.