Weather Update: Winter storm watch issued for LI

News 12 Long Island meteorologists are tracking a storm system that's expected to develop over the Atlantic Ocean on Friday. The National Weather Service has

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WOODBURY - News 12 Long Island meteorologists are tracking a storm system that's expected to develop over the Atlantic Ocean on Friday.

The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for most of Suffolk and parts of Nassau, in effect from Friday afternoon through Saturday at 1 p.m.

News 12 Long Island Meteorologist Bill Korbel says it's too early to tell just how much snow Long Island will get. Weather models show a wide range of possibilities, from several inches to several feet. Korbel says that for now, Long Islanders can expect the storm to develop by Friday afternoon to Saturday morning.

Stay with News 12 Long Island for up-to-the-minute updates on the storm.

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