This morning temperatures will be in the upper 30s to lower 40s as showers switch to snow showers. This last day of the year will get colder as the day goes on. There will be scattered snow showers and flurries as the day goes on. We will also have the potential for snow squalls, mainly in the northwest. Remember in a snow squall there will be whiteout conditions with slick and icy roads. Snow squall potential will be during the afternoon and evening hours. Today will also be blustery. Winds today will be from the west between ten to fifteen miles an hour. Temperatures today will start out near 40 and then fall as the day goes on. Tonight temperatures will drop into the lower to mid 20s with a few snow showers.
If you plan on celebrating the ball drop, be careful because snow showers could create slick conditions. To kick off the New Year, we will have a few flurries, and then we will have a mix of clouds and sun. Temperatures on New Year’s Day will be in the lower to mid 30s. Winds will be from the west between ten to fifteen miles an hour. A ridge of high pressure will be building into Central PA as the day goes on. Wednesday night into Thursday will be partially clear with temperatures in the upper 20s to lower 30s.
Milder air returns to the region on Thursday. Temperatures will be in the mid to upper 40s. This is well above average high temperatures for the start of January. Average temperatures are in the lower to mid 30s. A southwesterly breeze will usher in this warmer air. Thursday will start off with sunshine, and then clouds will increase as the day goes on. Thursday night drizzle will start to move in and it will be cloudy. Thursday night temperatures will be in the lower to mid 30s. Friday a low-pressure system will roll through. It will be a cloudy day with times of rainfall. Our high temperatures on Friday will be in the upper 40s to lower 50s. Winds on Friday will be from the south and will be light. Friday night temperatures will fall into the upper 30s with showers.
Saturday will be cloudy with showers at first that will turn to snow showers. Temperatures will be high early Saturday and then fall as the day goes on into the lower 30s. Winds on Saturday will be from the west between ten to fifteen miles an hour. Saturday night temperatures will drop into the upper 20s to lower 30s. Sunday temperatures will be around average. We will have temperatures in the lower to mid 30s. Sunday there will be a northwesterly wind between ten to fifteen mils an hour. Sunday we will have more clouds compared to sunshine with a lingering snow shower or two. Sunday night temperatures will drop into the mid to upper 20s. Monday we will have a partly sunny sky. Our high temperatures on Monday will be in the mid to upper 30s. Winds on Monday will be form the west between five to ten miles an hour. Monday night will be clear and temperatures will tumble into the upper teens to lower 20s. Tuesday we will have a mix of sunshine and clouds. Our high temperatures will reach the mid to upper 30s.