The timing is looking slightly quicker with the bulk of the snow mix now expected to fall during the day Saturday and into Saturday evening
06 December, 2017, 18:56
If the forecast holds, it will deliver the first appreciable snow of the season after trace amounts fell in November, weather service records show. "Keep up with the latest weather information on this evolving winter weather event".
While that part of the forecast remains murky, what's certain is that cold air is headed our way.
FRIDAY: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
As for this year, there is a chance to see some snow in our area this Friday and Saturday, but warm ground temperatures will make it hard for any accumulation.
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Then come Friday and Saturday.
Much colder temperatures are in store for central Pennsylvania on Wednesday and into the the weekend, according to forecasters.
There's another opportunity for snow showers Saturday night as well - 40 percent around Newark and along the Shore and 30 percent in the Trenton area.
The weather service said as of now it appears very light precipitation will occur in north Alabama, with a "trace to maybe a few hundredths of an inch" possible, which could make for a dusting on grassy areas. By Saturday afternoon, temperatures will rise to the lower to mid 40s.