High pressure will return to the region today with dry and cold conditions. Temperatures will moderate into the beginning of the weekend as a warm front approaches, but another strong cold front will approach on Sunday with a very chilly air mass expected to remain in place for much of next week.
Here is the exclusive Capital Region forecast from the Albany Weather Examiner:
- The next 48 hours…
Today – Mostly sunny and cold with a few afternoon clouds. High 22-26. Winds west between 10 and 15 mph.
Normal High/Low: 30° / 14°
Tonight – Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of flurries. Low 16-20. Winds south between 5 and 10 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
Saturday – Mostly cloudy and milder. High 39-43. Winds south between 10 and 15 mph.
Saturday Night – Mostly cloudy. Low 28-32. Winds south between 10 and 15 mph.
- The extended forecast…
Sunday – Mostly cloudy, breezy, and turning colder with a chance of snow showers. High 34-38. Winds west between 15 and 20 mph. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Monday – Mostly cloudy and cold. Low 10-14. High 21-25.
Tuesday – Partly sunny and very cold. Low 6-10. High 15-19.
Wednesday – Partly sunny and very cold. Low 2-6. High 15-19.
Thursday – Partly sunny and cold. Low 3-7. High 19-23.
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