A cold front that crossed the region this morning will bring gradually cooler temperatures into the workweek. Quiet weather will then return into mid-week as high pressure takes control. A much cooler and more arctic air mass looks to arrive by late week into the weekend.
Here is the exclusive Capital Region forecast from the Albany Weather Examiner:
- The next 48 hours…
Today – Cloudy with a slight chance of showers or drizzle this morning, then gradually becoming partly sunny and breezy this afternoon. High 42-46. Winds northwest between 10 and 15 mph, gusting up to 25 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Normal High/Low: 30° / 14°
Tonight – Mostly cloudy. Low 24-28. Winds northwest around 5 mph.
Tuesday –Mostly sunny and cooler. High 36-40. Winds northwest around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night – Partly cloudy. Low 23-27. Winds calm.
- The extended forecast…
Wednesday – Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow, especially south of Albany. High 36-40. Winds south between 5 and 10 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
Thursday – Partly sunny with a chance of scattered snow showers. Low 24-28. High 32-36. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Friday – Mostly sunny. Low 15-19. High 27-31.
Saturday – Partly sunny. Low 15-19. High 31-35.
Sunday – Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Low 19-23. High 28-32. Chance of snow 30 percent.
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