Cold high pressure will briefly build across northern Ohio today. Lake effect snow showers across the northeast will diminish this afternoon.
A clipper system currently over the upper mid west, will dive southeastward across the region tonight bringing widespread snowfall. The storm will move quickly to our east Tuesday morning, to be quickly followed by another clipper that will bring yet another round of snow to the area Tuesday afternoon and Tuesday night.
High pressure will build back across the area on Wednesday with lingering lake snows across the northeast.
Here is the forecast: For today, it will be partly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs will be around 20 degrees. Winds W 10-20 mph.
Tonight will be cloudy with snow likely. Lows will be in the upper teens to low 20s. Temperatures could rise a few degrees after midnight. Winds S 5-10 mph.
On Tuesday, it will be mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers during the morning. Then, snow developing during the afternoon. Highs will be around 30. Winds SW 10-20 mph with higher gusts.
Tuesday night will be cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows will be around 20.
Wednesday will be partly cloudy with a chance of snow showers during the morning. Highs will be around 30.
Looking ahead: High pressure will slide to our east on Thursday. Milder air will stream northward across the area. It will be mostly cloudy with highs reaching the low to mid 40s.
A cold front will approach from the west Thursday night and Friday. It will become cloudy Thursday night with rain showers developing. Lows will be in the mid 30s. Rain showers will continue through Friday with highs climbing to the mid to upper 40s.
The cold front will slip south of the area Friday night with rain showers changing to snow showers. Lows will fall to around 30.
Snow showers will continue through the day on Saturday with highs in the low to mid 30s.