Low pressure over WV this morning will transfer its energy and moisture to a new storm along the east coast this afternoon. An upper level trough will linger across the lower Great Lakes today. A mix of snow, sleet, and freezing rain this morning with change to all snow showers this afternoon with additional light accumulations possible.
High pressure will begin to build across the state tonight, however scattered lake effect snow showers will likely linger, especially across the north and east.
A few lake effect snow showers are possible on Thursday as colder air spreads across the state.
High pressure will finally gain control of the weather Thursday night with snow showers ending. Friday will be partly cloudy and cold.
Here is the forecast: For today, a mix of snow, sleet, and freezing rain likely this morning, then snow showers likely this afternoon. Highs will be in the mid to upper 20s. Winds N 10-20 mph.
Tonight, mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows will be around 5 degrees. Winds NW 5-10 mph.
Thursday, mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs will be in the upper teens. Winds W 5-10 mph.
Thursday night, partly cloudy with lows around 0.
Friday, partly cloudy with highs reaching the mid teens.
Looking ahead: An upper level trough will sweep across the region Saturday and Sunday bringing widespread snow to the region. Amounts look to be fairly light at this point. Highs both days will be in the mid 20s.
High pressure will build back across the state on Monday. Skies will be partly sunny with highs around 20 degrees.