Miami Valley , Whitewater Valley, and the I-71 corridor of Ohio/Indiana:
Clear and frigid conditions tonight under high pressure. High pressure will continue to supply cold air through Wednesday morning. As the high moves to our East it will bring a return Southerly flow allowing temperatures to return to average and even a bit above freezing on Thursday. Another cold front will bring colder air into the region Friday with snow showers. Another clipper system may move SE into the region Saturday evening and night allowing for more light snow to spread across the region.
Models continue to show moderating temperatures into next week with a few speed bumps between now and then. Temperatures by Next Thursday the 20th may get up into the 40s and even some 50s. Now this may be a short break as the pattern we are in is going to take time to break. More cold may follow the following week. Stay tuned.
The following is the seven day forecast for the Dayton metro area and a 50 mile radius around it. Other metro areas like Columbus, Cincinnati, and Portsmouth are not included. For those areas please request a separate forecast. Thanks.
Tonight 2/10 - Mostly clear. Winds NW 5 mph. Low 0 to -5. Wind chills as low as -10.
Tuesday 2/11 - Mostly sunny. Winds NW 5 to 15 mph. High 14. Wind chills as low as -10.
Tues night 2/11 - Mostly clear. Winds calm, becoming E 5 mph late. Low 0 to -5. Wind chills as low as -10.
Wednesday 2/12 - Mostly sunny. Winds SE 5 to 10 mph. High 29.
Wed night 2/12 - Partly cloudy. Winds light and variable. Low 14.
Thursday 2/13 - Mostly sunny. High 33.
Thur night 2/13 - Mostly cloudy, a slight chance of scattered snow showers by dawn. Low 24. Chance of snow 20%.
Friday 2/14 - Mostly cloudy, a chance of scattered snow showers. High 30. Chance of snow 30%.
Fri night 2/14 - Partly cloudy. Low 15.
Saturday 2/15 - Mostly cloudy, scattered pm snow showers. High 29. Chance of snow 50%.
Sat night 2/15 - Mostly cloudy, a chance of scattered snow showers early. Low 23. Chance of snow 40%.
Sunday 2/16 - Mostly cloudy. High 32.
Sun night 2/16 - Mostly cloudy. Low 28.
Monday 2/17 - Mostly cloudy, scattered rain/snow showers. High 37. Chance of rain/snow 50%.
Mon night 2/17 - Mostly cloudy, scattered snow showers. Low 27. Chance of snow 50%.