Wind chill values of -19 possible today in St. Lawrence County; warmer weekend on tap
Friday, February 21, 2020 - 5:51 am

St. Lawrence County will see a cold period of mostly dry weather continue through early next week followed by a warming trend in temperatures with rain or snow by mid-week, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

Skies will be partly sunny today with a high near 29 and wind chill values as low as -19, the service says. Wind gusts could reach as high as 28 miles per hour.

Tonight lows will be around 19, the service says. Tomorrow will see a high near 36 with most cloudy skies.

The next chance for precipitation will occur midweek as a low pressure system lifts northeastward out of the central US, bringing a rain/snow mix and some gusty winds to the North Country.

The forecast through the middle of next wee is as follows:

Saturday

Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph.

Saturday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

Sunday

Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

Sunday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind around 8 mph.

Monday

Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

Monday Night

A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tuesday

A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 9am, then a chance of rain showers after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Tuesday Night

A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and 3am, then a chance of snow showers after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Wednesday

A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 40. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Wednesday Night

Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Thursday

Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Northeast wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.