MANCHESTER, NH – Several hours before it was expected, a light snow has already started in the city, the front end of a nor’easter that could dump up to 18 inches of snow in parts of New Hampshire before it subsides.
On Monday night Manchester School District announced all classes canceled school for Tuesday in advance of the storm.
The National Weather Service as of 7:30 p.m. on Monday maintained a Winter Storm Warning between midnight and 8 a.m. on Wednesday.
Heavy snow expected, and travel is expected to be difficult to impossible, including during the evening commute on Tuesday. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 14 inches are forecast, with localized amounts up to 18 inches in coastal Maine and New Hampshire. Blowing and drifting of snow is expected in coastal Maine and New Hampshire.
Accuweather’s snowfall probability chart for Manchester is below: