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Chance of Snow and Sleet in the Forecast for Wednesday

Strengthening low pressure will pass offshore Wednesday with wintry precipitation (snow, sleet, and freezing rain) expected to impact much of southeast SC/GA. The greatest potential for accumulating snowfall is across the coastal areas, especially around Charleston

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C.–Berkeley County and the surrounding counties may experience snow and sleet this week, according to the National Weather Service.

A Winter Storm Watch will be in effect from Wednesday morning to Wednesday evening.

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This means some accumulations of snow and/or ice are possible as a storm system passes offshore.

A chance of snow and sleet may occur before 8 a.m., then a chance of snow may occur between 8 a.m. and 9 a.m., then snow and sleet likely after 9 a.m, according to NWS.

Via National Weather Service

Snow will be likely before 10 p.m., then a slight chance of freezing rain between 10 p.m. and 11 p.m.

Wednesday’s forecast is predicted to be cloudy with a high near 36 and low of 23. A chance of precipitation is 70%.

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New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

The combination of temperatures and winds will likely lead to wind chills near 15 degrees each morning through Saturday. Thus, Wind Chill Advisories may be possible.

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