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A coastal low moving in from the Atlantic will meet the winter storm that is slated to bring us at least 4 inches of snow today.

That low will make the storm intensify, say meteorologists at the National Weather Service, and that has prompted them to increase forecast snow totals for the region.

On Tuesday, forecasters said we could see between four and six inches of snow. Tuesday night, totals were increased to five to eight inches.

Here’s the latest in a statement from the weather service: