2/2 Forecast Update: A Snowy Saturday

TODAY AND TONIGHT: Snow will be widespread for a good portion of today and tonight. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY is in effect areawide until 7 AM tomorrow morning. Look for highs today around 25, with lows near 17 tonight I am having trouble believing a 12 degree or more temperature delta, even starting in the upper teens. The big question is, “How much snow?” These clippers can and have overachieved in the past. I don’t know that this one WILL, but I definitely cannot rule out that it WON’T. I am going with 2-4″, but most will see only as much as 3″. IF it somehow overachieves and does 3-5″, we are in Winter Storm Warning criteria at that point in most of the Cincinnati area. Please be careful on streets…even though many may have been pre-treated, some will still be slick today!

TOMORROW: The models have energy still around tomorrow — so a snow chance will be left in. By tomorrow evening, I would not be surprised if somebody has 5″. (CAUTION: That is NOT an official call — again, I am going with 2-4″.) Temperatures are now up in the air. I don’t think we will rise far…I’m going with 28. Lows Sunday night fall off to the middle or even lower teens again.

MONDAY: I thought yesterday I was seeing a trend toward drier skies Monday. But, there looks to remain a chance of precipitation with another disturbance/clipper. I should’ve left the chances in yesterday and am now re-applying them today. This should not be a lot — the disturbance won’t be particularly strong. I am keeping temperatures down. Why? Fresh snow cover. Going with 30 for a high. That’s a best case.

TUESDAY: I am going to introduce a chance of some snow on Tuesday as well. We will have highs in the lower 30’s at best with lows in the upper teens to low 20’s.

WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY: I’m going to slowly raise temperatures, starting with highs in the lower 30’s on Wednesday. By Friday lows will be in the middle 20’s and highs reach the upper 30’s.

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NEXT UPDATE: Expect another post for sure tomorrow morning. This situation still could change — so I’ll leave the door open for updates later today. Until then, take care!

Jeremy Moses


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