Many Schools Have Early Dismissals

Many local schools are dismissing early today because of the snow storm:  Hyde Park, Highland Red Hook, Rhinebeck, Marlboro, New Paltz and Pine Plains are among the school districts with early dismissals.   Earlier today, Saugerties, Onteora and Liberty were among the school districts cancelling classes for today. says as we near sunset, snowfall rates will intensify in the Hudson Valley. Snowfall rates after dark of 1″ per hour are possible in a few places.  When the storm winds down tomorrow morning, 4 to 8 inches of snow will be on the ground.

Photo:  flickr, Jan Tik