Temperatures this Friday morning are in the low 20s but the wind has died down so it feel as cold as the last couple of days. The storm system that caused very heavy snow in the middle of the country will approach our area with clouds increasing throughout the day today. Precipitation will begin before daybreak on Saturday, it will start out as some light snow that will change to rain by mid-morning, little or no accumulation is expected except maybe in the high elevations inland. Rain will be steady and heavier by Saturday afternoon and will persist into Sunday and may change briefly to snow before ending around mid-day Sunday, about an inch of rain is expected.
Monday will be pleasant with dry conditions and temperatures reaching the mid 40s..
Then another storm system will give us a repeat of the weekend weather on Tuesday and Wednesday with mostly rain but again it may start out as some snow. Dry weather returns next Thursday with near normal temperatures.
The forecast: Today – Increasing cloudiness, high in the upper 30s.
Tonight – Cloudy with light snow developing before da break, low in the the low 30s
Saturday – Precipitation changing to all rain by mid-morning, high in the low 40s.
Sunday – Rain may mix with snow before ending around noon, high in the mid 40s.
Monday – Mostly sunny, high in the mid 40s.
Tuesday – Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain, may begin as snow, high in the mid 40s.
Wednesday – Rain ending by the afternoon, high in the mid 40s.
Thursday – Mostly sunny, high in the mid 40s.
Marine Forecast: Today – North wind to 10 knots, seas 2 feet.
Outlook – Small craft advisories may be needed over the weekend and again on Tuesday and Wednesday.