Snow alert issued in NYC for Sunday’s snowfall

City issues snow alert for Saturday’s storm

The Department of Transportation have issued a snow alert for Sunday, Feb 9. (PIX11)

NEW YORK (PIX11) - The New York City Department of Sanitation has issued a snow alert for Sunday as snow makes its way into the tri-state area.

The department issued the alert for Sunday, Feb 9, starting at 1 p.m.

Early predictions for the snow indicate between 1 to 3 inches.

The DSNY activates a snow alert when there is possibility of a snow event.

In preparation, DSNY personnel begin loading salt spreaders, attaching plows and preparing tire chains.

All winter weather information can be found at the City’s Severe Weather website or by calling 311.