Cold and breezy conditions will ring in the New Year with falling temperatures in the wake of a frontal system crossing the region this morning. The rest of the week will feature several clipper systems moving through with shots of cold air and the chance for scattered snow showers.
Here is the exclusive Capital Region forecast from the Albany Weather Examiner:
- The next 48 hours…
Today – Cloudy with a chance of flurries or snow showers this morning, then gradually becoming partly sunny, breezy, and colder. High 26-30. Winds west between 15 and 20 mph, gusting up to 35 mph. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Normal High/Low: 31° / 16°
Tonight – Partly cloudy and cold. Low 9-13. Winds northwest between 10 and 15 mph.
Wednesday – Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. High 26-30. Winds west between 10 and 15 mph. Chance of snow 40 percent.
Wednesday Night – Partly cloudy. Low 9-13. Winds northwest around 5 mph.
- The extended forecast…
Thursday – Partly sunny with increasing clouds late. High 26-30. Winds south around 5 mph.
Friday – Partly sunny. Low 15-19 High 26-30.
Saturday – Partly sunny. Low 15-19. High 26-30.
Sunday – Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Low 15-19. High 24-28. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Monday – Mostly sunny. Low 15-19. High 30-34.
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