Small accumulation of wintry weather possible this weekend

A disturbance offshore could give us our first batch of wintry weather this weekend. The good news–it looks minor. The Timing: Saturday to Saturday night The Potential Outcomes: 1) RI and Southeastern MA are “brushed” by the disturbance giving us a period of light snow and/or a snow/rain mix.  The first, small accumulation (Coating to 2″) of the season occurs 2) The track is farther off-shore and the weekend is dry. 3) The track is closer, which could bring precipitation farther inland, leading to more snow inland and more rain mixing in across RI and SE MA The Impact: MINOR. …