Commuters battle snow, ice in Westchester Square

Commuters in Westchester Square Tuesday battled snow and ice as a major storm continued impacting the borough.



The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for the Bronx Tuesday until 8 p.m., originally scaling back an earlier warning for a blizzard. 



Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued a state of emergency for New York. Cuomo also says above-ground New York City subway service is suspended as of 4 a.m. Tuesday. 



Metro-North is suspending service at noon, and there is a tractor-trailer ban.



Snow accumulations will range from 4-8 inches by 12 p.m. and will be heavy at times, according to News 12 meteorologists.



The snow is expected to slow later this evening.


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