5 inches of snow could fall on Tuesday

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 11 January 2016 at 12:00 am

Photo by Tom Rivers

ALBION – The Orleans County Courthouse and First Presbyterian Church are pictured recently after a coating of snow fell.

More snow is expected on Tuesday. The National Weather Service has issued a lake effect snow advisory from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Tuesday for Orleans County, when 2 to 3 inches of snow is expected in the morning and another inch to 2 inches in the evening.

There will be southwest winds from 20 to 30 miles per hour with gusts up to 45 mph, producing significant blowing and drifting snow. Visibility could be as low as a quarter mile at times.