Another cold day expected with increasing clouds as a weak clipper system will approach the region later today and tonight with some light snow showers. A gradual warming trend will then develop into early next week with a period of unsettled weather developing.
Here is the exclusive Capital Region forecast from the Albany Weather Examiner:
- The next 48 hours…
Today – Increasing clouds. High 14-18. Winds west around 5 mph.
Normal High/Low: 31° / 14°
Tonight – Cloudy and cold with a chance of light snow. Low 5-9. Winds west around 5 mph. Chance of snow 50 percent. Snow accumulation around a coating to one inch.
Saturday – Mostly cloudy with a chance of flurries or snow showers in the afternoon. High 20-24. Winds northwest between 10 and 15 mph. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Saturday Night – Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers in the evening, then becoming mostly clear and very cold. Low 3-7. Winds northwest between 5 and 10 mph. Chance of snow 30 percent.
- The extended forecast…
Sunday – Mostly sunny. High 19-23. Winds northwest between 5 and 10 mph.
Monday – Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Low 5-9. High 28-32. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Tuesday – Cloudy with a chance of freezing rain and sleet in the morning, then a chance of rain. Low 23-27. High 40-44. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Wednesday – Cloudy and mild with a chance of rain showers. Low 36-40. High 43-47. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Thursday – Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Low 26-30. High 30-34. Chance of snow 30 percent.
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