Forecast: More pleasant weather likely for weekend

16 February, 2018, 06:58 | Author: Marjorie Miles
  • Light snow may affect Thursday morning commutes in high elevations

A fast moving storm is expected to bring several inches of snow Saturday night into early Sunday morning. Snow is expected to continue into Thursday afternoon, especially along the Interstate 15 corridor.

Friday night: Increasing clouds, low around 8.

Temps on Tuesday and Wednesday will be even more like spring, with a high near 60 degrees.

"The next chance for any significant precipitations looks to be Monday morning", the NWS said. Only a slight chance of snow showers is forecast.

After a attractive start to our weather day today with mostly sunny skies, we will see increasing cloudiness through the day with highs in the mid-40's.

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Saturday will be mostly sunny and cooler with highs in the 30s. The overnight low is expected to be near 17.

Also gusty winds are likely to hit 40 miles per hour or stronger and could produce blowing and drifting snow leading to hazardous travel impacts.

Update (2:30 p.m. Wednesday): The latest run of the European model is now suggesting as much as 5 to 9 inches of snow could fall over a wide swath of South Jersey, and 4 to 6 inches in parts of North Jersey.

"Snow accumulations of 1" - 4" is possible for most lower valleys and mountain ranges could see up to a foot of snow.

If you have Monday off for President's Day, you could be enjoying higher temps, reaching up to 49 degrees.

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