NEWPORT — A winter storm watch has been issued to start the week for portions of northern Vermont.
A period of moderate to heavy snowfall will be possible Monday afternoon through Tuesday afternoon.
Snowfall accumulations of 5 to 8 inches are expected.
A band of heavy snow could develop Monday evening into early Tuesday morning.
The watch will include Addison, Chittenden, Essex, Franklin, Grand Isle, Lamoille, Orleans, and Washington counties.
Travel could be very difficult, especially within the band of heavy snow.