Jim Barach's Forecast Discussion
High pressure brought sunny skies and warmer temperatures to the region on Friday. A warming trend will take us through the rest of the weekend with the next good chance of rain showers moving in Monday.
Tonight, skies will be mostly clear and it will be dry with an overnight low temperature of 28 degrees. The weekend will start out with mostly cloudy skies along with dry conditions on Saturday. The high temperature will warm to 54 degrees. Sunday will be mostly cloudy along with a few scattered sprinkles as a warm front moves through the region. The high temperature will make it to 58 degrees.
Monday will be mostly cloudy with rain showers moving in late. The high temperature will be a mild 66 degrees ahead of the showers. The rain showers will last into early Tuesday with rainfall totals making it to around a quarter to half inch for most areas. Cooler air moving in behind the front could change some of the rain showers over to snowflakes late along with a cooler high temperature of 45 degrees. Wednesday will be mostly cloudy and dry with the high temperature falling again to 41 degrees. Thursday will be partly cloudy and dry under high pressure with a high temperature of 48 degrees. Friday will be cloudy with rain showers as the next cold front moves in. The high temperature will make it to 55 degrees in the warmer air ahead of the front.
The next weekend will start out with cloudy skies along with rain showers as the front stalls out to the west. The high temperature will drop slightly to 53 degrees. Sunday will be cloudy with rain shower as the front starts to move through the region. The high temperature will drop a bit back to 49 degrees. Monday will be cloudy skies with rain and possibly snow showers in the cooler air behind the front. The high temperature will fall all the way to 36 degrees.
Tonight: Mostly clear and dry. Low 28 degrees.
Saturday: Mostly cloudy and dry. High 54 degrees and breezy.
Sunday: Mostly cloudy with a few scattered sprinkles. High 58 degrees.
Monday: Mostly cloudy with rain showers late. High 66 degrees.
Tuesday: Cloudy with rain showers that could change over to snowflakes late. High 45 degrees.
Wednesday: Partly cloudy and dry. High 41 degrees.
Thursday: Partly cloudy and dry. High 48 degrees.
Friday: Cloudy with rain showers. High 55 degrees.
Saturday: Cloudy with rain showers. High 53 degrees.
Sunday: Cloudy with rain showers. High 49 degrees.
Monday: Cloudy with rain showers that could mix in with snowflakes. High 36 degrees.
Chief Meteorologist Jim Barach