Winter weather advisory issued for CNY as steady snow continues

CORTLAND, N.Y. — After several inches of recorded snowfall on Sunday, periods of light snow and freezing rain will continue into early Monday afternoon.

A winter weather advisory that was issued for Cortland County Sunday night will remain in effect until 2 p.m. today. Between 2-5 inches of snow is expected to fall in Cortland by 7 p.m., forecasters said.

Weather advisories are also in effect for Broome, Cayuga, Chemung, Madison, Onondaga, Tompkins, and Tioga counties. Plan on slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving today.

Snow showers may return briefly Monday night, but forecasters are expecting partly sunny skies and mainly dry weather on Tuesday, with highs around 20 and a slight chance for snow.

Meanwhile, another storm is expected to bring mixed precipitation on Wednesday into Thursday.

Here's a look at your 7-day forecast from the National Weather Service:

Today: Cloudy. Snow, mainly in the morning. Total snow accumulation of 4-6 inches. Highs in the upper 20s. Wind gusts up to 25 mph this afternoon.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, A chance of snow showers in the evening. Lows 5 to 10 above.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. A chance of snow showers. Highs around 20.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy. Lows 5 to 10 above.

Wednesday: Snow likely. Highs in the upper 20s.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 40s.

Friday: Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s.

Saturday: Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.