An advancing cold front over the Ohio River Valley will bring periods of rain to the Philadelphia and New York City metropolitan areas this afternoon and evening. Winds ahead of the cold front will be from the southwest at 10 to 20 mph. These strengthening southwesterly winds will drive temperatures into the mid to upper 40′s over the interior and upper 40′s to lower 50′s along the coast. Periods of rain, heavy at times can be expected through the evening and into the overnight hours.
The rain will mix with snow at times tonight with temperatures falling into the lower to mid 20′s over the interior and mid to upper 20′s along the coast for lows. The rain will end by mid morning tomorrow followed by clearing skies through tomorrow afternoon. Winds will veer to the northwest at 5 to 15 mph. Temperatures will rebound into the mid to upper 30′s for highs.
High pressure will produce scattered cloud cover through Thursday into Friday morning. Winds will be from the northwest at 5 to 15 mph. Temperatures will range from the mid to upper 20′s for lows and upper 30′s to lower 40′s for highs.
A cold front will move through the New York City and Philadelphia metropolitan areas on Friday afternoon with rain and snow. A new area of low pressure will develop off the Delaware coast on Saturday afternoon with a mix of snow, sleet, and rain on Saturday afternoon through Sunday morning. The best potential for accumulating snowfall will be over northern New Jersey, the Hudson River Valley, and Connecticut. Temperatures will range from the upper 20′s to lower 30′s for lows and mid 30′s to lower 40′s for highs.
High pressure will produce scattered cloud cover on Tuesday. Temperatures will range from the upper 20′s to lower 30′s for lows and upper 30′s to mid 40′s for highs.