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FROM STORMWATCH7's Eileen Whelan:
Mostly cloudy. Late afternoon/evening light snow or flurries. Becoming windy late.
Winds: S 5-10 mph
Mostly cloudy with flurries possible. Blustery.
Feels: Teens falling to the single digits by dawn
Winds: NW 10-20 G 30 mph
Partly cloudy. Frigid and blustery.
Feels: -5 to 5
Winds: NW 15-25 G 40 mph
It will be another cold day, but fortunately the winds will be rather light compared to yesterday. Enjoy it while you can because an arctic front will dive in from the north this evening and will usher in frigid and windy conditions for the weekend. Skies will be mostly cloudy today with a few flurries or light snow showers possible late this afternoon and tonight with the frontal passage. A quick coating to 1/2" is possible, especially NW. Temperatures have been at or below freezing for long enough that any snow that falls will stick and could cause slippery conditions on the roads.
Wind chills fall into the single digits by tomorrow morning. It will feel between 5 degrees below 0 tomorrow to 5 above with winds gusting, at times, to 40 mph. Actual air temperatures will only reach the low 20s! The winds begin to subside by Sunday morning, but it will still be very cold for Valentine's Day with highs, again, in the low 20s.
The StormWatch7 weather team is still monitoring a storm system early next week that will bring some wintry weather. An approaching front will bring snow showers to the area Monday, President's Day. At this point, we could see a few inches of snow. An area of low pressure will develop along the front over the SE states, but will draw in warmer air from the south, so precipitation will change over to rain by Tuesday. There may be a period of freezing rain late Monday night, so we'll have to watch that carefully. As always, stay with your StormWatch7 weather team and we'll update you with the latest information.
Stay warm and have a wonderful weekend! Have a happy Valentine's Day!
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