Increasing Clouds Tonight With A Chance of Snow Late


UPDATED: Sunday February 16, 2014 6:16 AM

SATURDAY AFTERNOON WEATHER DISCUSSION
Date: Feb 15th    Time: 3:00pm    Meteorologist: Eric Elwell
Your Doppler 10 Forecast
This Evening:    Increasing Clouds.
Tonight:    Light snow likely late, mainly after midnight. .   Low: 15
Tomorrow:    Light snow in the morning. Total accumulations around 1” in Columbus and 1-2” north.  High: 30
Monday    A chance for a wintry mix of rain, freezing rain and snow by afternoon.  High: 36
    
Special Information:
Another storm system will move into central Ohio late tonight through early Sunday morning bringing with it more light snow. The snow will spread into the area after midnight and linger into the morning Sunday. Snowfall amounts will range from 1 to 2 inches through Sunday. Temperatures will fall back into the teens overnight allowing for the snow to quickly stick on roads and sidewalks.  The snow will end with slowly clearing skies Sunday night.

After a quick break Sunday night, yet another storm system will move into central Ohio by Monday afternoon. This will spread a mixture of rain, freezing rain, sleet and snow across the state late Monday into Monday night. Several inches of snow will be possible north of Interstate 70 by early Tuesday morning with some ice accumulation possible in central Ohio. Precipitation will end early Tuesday with clearing skies. A slow warm up is expected for the second half of next week.

Alerts : NONE
   
Inconvenient Weather: Light snow will return late tonight, mainly after 2am across central Ohio. Snowfall amounts will generally be around 1”, however a few spots may pick up 2 inches, mainly north of I-70. The snow will linger into Sunday morning before tapering off in the afternoon. Another storm may bring a wintry mix by Monday afternoon into Monday night.

Planning Your Day:  Light snow will start the day on Sunday with improving conditions during the afternoon.  Temperatures will start out in the teens and rise to near 30 degrees for a high.  

Stats:  Averages: 41/25  Saturday’s Record High: 70 (1954)  Record Low: -4 (1978)
           Sunset tonight: 6:07 p.m.   -  Sunrise/set Sunday:  7:23 a.m. / 6:09 p.m.