Today will be a windy day. Winds today will be from the northwest between ten to fifteen miles an hour. Gusts will be up to forty to fifty miles an hour. The National Weather Service has issued Wind Advisories for Somerset, Bedford, Blair, Huntingdon, and Cambria counties starting at 1:00 PM until 5:00 AM Saturday. Watch for tree branches on the roadways and there could be power outages. Today we will have a cloudy day with scattered snow showers or rain showers around. It will be a cooler day. In the higher elevations, a dusting of snow on grassy surfaces is possible, but most snow will melt as it falls. Our high temperatures today will be in the lower to mid 40s. This is slightly below average for this time in March. Average high temperatures are now in the upper 40s to lower 50s. Due to it being March, it will be hard for snow to accumulate, so travel should not be disrupted except for low visibility at times. Tonight we will have variable cloudiness with low temperatures in the upper 20s to lower 30s.
A ridge of high pressure will build into the region for Saturday. Clouds will be around early Saturday and then clouds will break for sunshine. Our high temperatures on Saturday will be in the mid to upper 40s. Some will near 50 degrees. Saturday night temperatures will tumble with a clear sky. Our low temperatures will fall into the upper 20s to lower 30s. High pressure sticks around on Sunday. We will have sunshine mixing with some clouds. Our high temperatures on Sunday will be in the mid to upper 50s. We will have some locations reaching into the lower 60s. Sunday night temperatures will fall into the lower to mid 40s.
Our next system approaches Sunday night. Monday we will have a mostly cloudy day with showers. There could be a wintry mix in higher elevations. Our high temperatures on Monday will be in the mid to upper 50s. Monday night we will continue to have a few showers with low temperatures in the upper 30s to lower 40s. Tuesday looks to be a drier day. We will have sunshine mixing in with some clouds. Our high temperatures on Tuesday will be in the mid to upper 40s. Wednesday there will be another mostly sunny day. Our high temperatures on Wednesday will be in the upper 40s to lower 50s. Thursday we will have high temperatures in the upper 50s to lower 60s. There will be a mix of clouds and sunshine.