3 to 5 inches of snow in forecast

Staff Reports Posted 16 November 2014 at 12:00 am

Photo by Tom Rivers – These bird houses appear along Oak Orchard Ridge Road, the road leading to the Iroquois Job Corps in the Town of Shelby. This photo was taken on Friday. The landscape will be covered in snow, according to a weather forecast for Monday.

Orleans County could be hit with 3 to 5 inches of snow by Monday afternoon. The National Weather Service is forecasting 1 to 2 inches tonight in Orleans County and another 2 to 3 inches on Monday, leading to 3 to 5 inches overall in the storm.

The Weather Service called it a light to moderate snow with visibility as low as a quarter mile at times. The Weather Service issued as winter weather advisory, meaning severe weather isn’t expected.