Low pressure over the eastern Great Lakes will move away from the area today. Snow this morning will gradually diminish and end this afternoon. Blowing snow will be widespread this morning, but this should also diminish as temperatures warm above freezing this afternoon.
A weak cold front will move across the area later tonight through Wednesday morning with another round of snow showers possible. Skies will become partly cloudy by Wednesday afternoon.
Our next weather maker will track into the Great Lakes on Thursday, dragging its trailing cold front into the Ohio Valley By Thursday afternoon. Skies will become cloudy on Thursday and there is a chance of rain showers during the afternoon. Mild air ahead of the front will help to boost our temperatures will into the 40s.
Here is the forecast: For today, snow and blowing snow this morning, then becoming partly cloudy this afternoon. Highs will reach the mid 30s. Winds W 15-25 mph with higher gusts.
Tonight, mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows will be in the mid to upper 20s. Winds S 10-15 mph.
Wednesday, snow showers possible during the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Highs will reach the mid to upper 30s. Winds W 10-15 mph.
Wednesday night, partly cloudy with lows in the mid 20s.
Thursday, partly cloudy with a chance of showers during the afternoon. Highs will climb to the mid to upper 40s.
Looking ahead: A strong cold front will cross the area Thursday night accompanied by showers and thunderstorms. The rain showers could change to snow showers as temperatures fall behind the front.
Friday will be mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Highs will be in the low to mid 40s.
Saturday will be mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs will be in the mid to upper 30s.
Sunday, it will be cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs on Sunday will be around 30.