Yes, it's early -- and yes the chance doesn't look great at this point; but the National Weather Service is saying that there is a small chance for an impactful early-season snowfall on Tuesday of next week, that could impact travel.

Confidence is high that temperatures will be below freezing, and there is a small chance a storm system could develop and bring snow. Some weather models show a few inches of snow across the region, but confidence still remains low as to exactly what will happen.

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It is too early to say exactly where snow will fall, or how much will fall.

The main message is to take a few minutes this weekend to get your winter safety kit in your vehicle; including an ice scraper, blanket, hat, gloves, jacket, and phone charger. Also check the forecast for updates over the weekend.

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