Low pressure will dive southeast across the region today bring some rain with a possible mix of rain and snow to the higher terrain. A large area of high pressure will then build in for the beginning of the workweek with dry and milder weather returning. A weak cold front will move through around mid-week and be followed by yet another area of high pressure.
Here is the exclusive Capital Region forecast from the Albany Weather Examiner:
- The next 48 hours…
TODAY – Cloudy with showers likely by early afternoon. High near 50. Winds west around 5 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
TONIGHT – Cloudy with showers likely in the evening, possibly mixing with a few snow showers before ending, then becoming partly cloudy. Low in the mid 30’s. Winds northwest around 5 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
MONDAY – Mostly sunny. High in the lower 50’s. Winds north between 10 and 15 mph.
MONDAY NIGHT – Mostly clear. Low in the upper 20’s. Winds northwest between 5 and 10 mph.
- The extended forecast…
TUESDAY – Mostly sunny with increasing clouds late in the day and a slight chance of showers by evening. High in the upper 50’s. Chance of rain 20%.
WEDNESDAY – Mostly sunny. Low in the upper 30’s. High in the mid 50’s.
THURSDAY – Mostly sunny. Low in the lower 30’s. High in the lower 50’s.
FRIDAY – Mostly sunny. Low in the lower 30’s. High in the mid 50’s.
SATURDAY – Mostly sunny and milder. Low in the lower 30’s. High in the lower 60’s.