Forecast: Snow and freezing rain coming to York County on Thursday and Friday

Harper Ho
York Dispatch
David Weaver uses a snow blower to clear his driveway while his golden retriever Penny, 10, looks on during winter storm weather in York Township, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. Dawn J. Sagert photo

A strong winter storm system that's expected cut through York County beginning early Thursday morning could deliver 3 to 5 inches of snow and sleet, according to the National Weather Service.

Snow is possible after 1 a.m. Thursday and could last until afternoon, then becoming snow and sleet, according to NWS.

Thursday night could see a wintry mix of snow, freezing rain and sleet, with less than an inch of accumulation possible.

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Snow will shift to freezing rain early Friday morning. There's a chance of rain showers between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. Friday before the system rolls out and skies become partly cloudy, according to the forecast. 

Low temperatures for both days will be in the 20s.

The weekend weather will be a mixture of cloudy to sunny with a low around 15 Saturday night, according to NWS.