Weather Alert: Light Snow Friday Morning; Dusting To 1″ Possible

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Bundle up when you head out the door on this Christmas Eve “Eve”. It cold, clear and blustery, Gusty northwest winds will gradually diminish this evening.

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Expected light snow after 4am and towards daybreak Friday. Temperatures will be in the 20s, so cold enough for the snow to stick on any untreated surfaces like roads, driveways and sidewalks. A coating to 1″ of snow expected by mid-late morning, ending by 12 Noon.

FRIDAY MORNING FORECAST 8:00AM Widespread light snow likely with some untreated roads becoming slippery

Accumulations Friday Morning

FRIDAY AFTERNOON FORECAST 12:00PM: Light snow ends with drier air the rest of the afternoon and evening

FRIDAY EVENING FORECAST 5:00PM Partly cloudy, cold and dry

FRIDAY NIGHT FORECAST 11:00PM

HOLIDAY FORECAST: Snow Christmas Eve Morning; Rain Showers Christmas Day

Snow continues on Christmas Eve morning, tapering off around 10AM, with some slow travel possible in the early morning due to slick spots on secondary roads.

A very small accumulation of a coating to 1″ of snow is expected before it ends with skies turning partly sunny in the afternoon.

Dry and partly cloudy conditions are expected for Christmas Eve evening and most of the night. If you’re heading to church services or a relative’s house, travel looks fine, and there may still be a little bit of snow on the grass and tree tops for a festive feel.

Christmas Day starts with chilly light rain showers mixing with areas of freezing rain north in the early morning hours.

Rain showers will continue Saturday afternoon with the risk of freezing rain ending as temperatures climb into the lower 40s

Rain showers with pockets of freezing rain during early Christmas morning will change to plain “non-freezing” rain by Noon as temperatures reach the lower 40s

Drier weather returns for Sunday.

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