Another clipper system will impact the region late today into tonight with some light snow. Behind the clipper, lake effect snow will impact western areas late tonight into Monday and the Lake Ontario band could reach into the Capital Region by Monday afternoon. It will remain chilly with below average temperatures to start the workweek.
Here is the exclusive Capital Region forecast from the Albany Weather Examiner:
- The next 48 hours…
Today – Partly sunny this morning with increasing clouds and a chance of light snow this afternoon. High 26-30. Winds north around 5 mph. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Normal High/Low: 32° / 15°
Tonight – Cloudy with light snow likely. Low 16-20. Winds west between 10 and 15 mph. Chance of snow 70 percent. Snow accumulation around a coating to 1 inch, with up to 2 inches in the higher terrain.
Monday – Cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers in the morning, then becoming partly sunny and windy with a chance of snow showers late. High 25-29. Winds west between 15 and 20 mph, gusting up to 35 mph. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Monday Night – Partly cloudy and cold. Low 5-9. Winds west between 5 and 10 mph.
- The extended forecast…
Tuesday – Partly sunny and cold with increasing clouds late. High 21-25. Winds west between 5 and 10 mph.
Wednesday – Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Low 12-16. High 28-32. Chance of snow 40 percent.
Thursday – Mostly sunny. Low 14-18. High 30-34.
Friday – Cloudy with a chance of snow. Low 24-28. High 32-36. Chance of snow 50 percent.
Saturday – Cloudy with a chance of snow showers in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Low 21-25. High 33-37. Chance of snow 30 percent.
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