PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) —
Right now is the calm earlier than the coldest temps we have seen since final February. Our excessive hit forty three at the moment, simply two levels under regular. However, a lot colder air is on the best way!
TONIGHT: An arctic entrance will transfer by way of in a single day between midnight and 4AM, bringing with it a burst of snow that develops alongside I-ninety five and strikes southeast by way of New Jersey and Delaware. These snow showers might depart a fast 1/2″ to 1″ of snow and, with temps crashing to the low to mid 20’s by daybreak, a flash freeze on untreated surfaces is probably going. This might make for a tough morning commute, particularly in elements of southern New Jersey and Delaware.
THURSDAY: This shall be a brutal day with WNW winds sustained within the 20-30mph vary and gusts of 40mph. Temperatures to start out the day can be within the low to mid 20’s and, all through the day, we may very well see temps drop a level or two. Wind chills shall be hovering on both aspect of 10 levels from dawn to sundown though you will not see a lot solar as skies will probably be principally cloudy. A couple of flurries or scattered snow bathe are potential.
FRIDAY: We begin off with temps within the higher single digits northwest and mid teenagers right here in Philadelphia. Even with winds turning a lot lighter we may have wind chills slightly below zero to the low single digits throughout the world if you head out the door. Loads of solar and winds of solely 6-12mph in the course of the day will make for a a lot better feeling day than Thursday regardless of a excessive of simply 28.
SATURDAY: Snow is probably going early within the morning, ultimately mixing with some sleet or freezing rain earlier than altering over to all rain by the afternoon. Nearer to the coast, the change to rain will happen earlier within the morning. In our northern suburbs, the change might not happen till the afternoon. Roads might be treacherous, particularly early within the day with any icing. The afternoon excessive is forty six.
SUNDAY: Search for cloudy skies within the morning with a interval of rain in the course of the day. We hit a morning excessive of fifty seven earlier than temperatures fall into the 30’s by the afternoon.
MONDAY: It is brisk and colder once more with partly cloudy skies and a excessive of simply 34. Wind chills will make it really feel prefer it’s within the 20’s.
TUESDAY: Clouds combine with solar. The excessive is 36.
WEDNESDAY: Clouds develop thicker, however milder air returns. The excessive inches as much as about forty two, a quiet begin to winter.
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