Rain has begun and with the temperatures just below freezing this precipitation is freezing on colder surfaces, with the temperatures rising above freezing by around 9AM most of what is falling now will change to plain rain and continue into this evening, but in the meantime be careful walking or driving on untreated areas. Later on today the temperatures will rise into the 40s. Drier air will move in on Tuesday and readings will reach the 40s again despite a rather strong wind. A disturbance moving to the south of us will give us a chance of rain or snow Wednesday afternoon and evening. Dry and rather mild most of Thursday and Friday, then a potential bigger storm on the weekend may give us rain or snow.
The forecast: Today – Freezing rain changing to all rain by 9am, temperatures rising into the 40s.
Tonight – Rain ending by 7PM then slow clearing later at night, low in the lower 30s.
Wednesday – Cloudy with a chance or rain by the afternoon, high in the low 40s, rain possible changing to snow Wednesday night before ending, only minor accumulations possible.
Thursday – Partly sunny, high in the low 40s.
Friday – Mostly sunny, high in the low 40s.
Saturday – Cloudy with a chance of rain or snow, high in the upper 30s.
Sunday – Cloudy with a chance of snow, high in the mid 30s.
Marine Forecast: Small craft advisory till 6PM on Tuesday – South winds today gusting to 30 knots, seas up to 7 feet.
Outlook – Advisories may be needed Wednesday night into Thursday and again over the weekend.
Have a good day!