By Justin Drabick
PHILADELPHIA (CBS)–The storm has behaved as expected with the heaviest snow coming to an end early this afternoon.READ MORE: WATCH LIVE: U.S. Health & Human Services Director Dr. Ala Stanford To Join Philly Health Officials Encouraging Parents To Get Children COVID-19 Vaccine
The snow will then taper off and end by mid-afternoon from west to east.
Winter storm warnings and winter weather advisories continue into the afternoon for the region.
The highest snow reports so far have been from about 3-4″ across Berks, Bucks, Chester, and Montgomery counties.READ MORE: Crime Without Punishment: Homicide Clearance Rates Are Dropping In Philadelphia As Murder Rates Skyrocket
Additional accumulation expected early this afternoon with total snowfall amounts will range from 3-6″, with the highest amounts occurring if any heavy snow bands set up.
Travel will remain slow with low visibility, snow and slush covered roads.
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