Winter Storm: 13 Inches Possible

Pink areas indicate a winter storm warning. (National Weather Service)

A winter storm warning is in effect for Long Island beginning noon Tuesday and lasting through 6 a.m. Wednesday.

Possible accumulations of up to 13 inches are expected for the North Shore of Nassau County, according to The National Weather Service — 3 to 5 inches during the day, with another 4 to 8 inches falling overnight.

Higher snow accumulations are expected for eastern Long Island.