City Public Services Bureau Chief Edgar Cano provided a weekend weather update at 6 a.m. on Jan. 11: less ice, more snow and strong winds.

The slightly warmer temperatures have resulted in predictions of less ice that preciously expected. Rain is predicted until about 11 a.m., possibly another .15 inch.

Freezing drizzle should develop between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., Mr. Cano said, then change to freezing rain and sleet until about 7 p.m. About .10 inch of sleet is predicted.

Snow expected from 7 p.m. Saturday to 3 a.m. Sunday, with an expected accumulation of 2.5 to 3.5 inches on the pavement..


“We still expect strong winds to be an issue, creating drifting snow and high waves,” Mr. Cano said, adding, “Crews are on alert and ready to respond as needed. Please be safe.