Wintry Mix Predicted To Hit Hudson Valley

(Poughkeepsie, NY)  -- The Hudson Valley is bracing for its first blast of snowy weather this season. A wintry mix is predicted to hit the area Thursday afternoon into Friday.  

Meantime, a blast of cold air is sliding in from the west, with temperatures expected to only reach 37-degrees on Wednesday. The cold continues Thursday with some snow and sleet with a high of only thirty-eight degrees.’s forecast for Thursday night reads, “Cloudy with snow... possibly mixing with sleet and rain, especially from I-84 on south.  Low in the upper 20s. ENE wind 5 to 10mph. Chance of precipitation 80%. Moderate snow and sleet accumulation possible.”

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