Southern New England communities brace for winter storm


PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – Cities and towns across southern New England are preparing for the second winter storm within a week.

Road conditions for Sunday afternoon will be snowy and slippery. A heavy snow and winds gusting to 25 mph are expected.

The Rhode Island Department of Health closed all State-run COVID-19 testing sites for Sunday, due to the inclement weather.

Additionally, at least 20 cities and towns have initiated parking bans, going into effect as early as 6 a.m. Sunday.

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