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Heavy snow is anticipated with a storm system pushing through the plains Sunday into Monday.

The National Weather Service says the  with light snow begins Saturday into the overnight and morning hours, becoming heavier in the afternoon hours on Sunday. There may be a slight break in the heavier precipitation before another round of snow moves across the region Monday morning.

Manhattan is on the edge of the line of heavier snowfall, with approximately 2 to 4 inches of accumulation expected. Areas of eastern Pottawatomie and Wabaunsee counties could see upwards of 4 to 6 inches. Locally higher amounts are possible.

A Winter weather advisory remains in effect from 6 a.m. Sunday through 6 p.m. Monday. Further south of I-70, freezing rain is possible, which may lead to slick roadways.

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