PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island — Rhode Island State Police say they've assisted more than two dozen stranded motorists across the state during the latest burst of winter weather.
The agency reports responding to more than 13 accidents since the snow began falling Tuesday morning.
The National Weather Service expects accumulation to be 3 to 5 inches in northwestern Rhode Island, 2 to 4 inches in the Providence area, 1 to 2 inches in Westerly and less than an inch in Newport.
Several municipalities including Cranston, Warwick and North Providence enacted parking bans. No school closings are reported in the state. This week is February vacation for many school districts.
T.F. Green Airport in Warwick reported some flight cancellations, and RIPTA was detouring some routes.