Black ice covers parts of St. Lawrence County making for slippery drive on morning commute
Friday, November 29, 2019 - 9:21 am

Parts of St. Lawrence County are glazed over with ice this morning making for slippery driving conditions on roads, parking lots and driveways.

Patchy freezing drizzle will continue through mid-morning, resulting in some areas of black ice and slick surfaces, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

By this afternoon, a period of dry and cold conditions will begin, lasting through Saturday night, NWS says.

With brisk northerly winds, daytime wind chills will be in the teens to single digits today and Saturday, forecasters say.

On Sunday, a complex low pressure system will move from the MidWest to the Mid-Atlantic, spreading some snow over the North Country through Monday, the service says.

The forecast through Thursday is as follows:

Saturday

Sunny, with a high near 26. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

Saturday Night

Mostly clear, with a low around 14. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Sunday

Snow, mainly after 1pm. High near 31. East wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

Sunday Night

Snow. Low around 22. East wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Monday

A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Northeast wind around 8 mph.

Monday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

Tuesday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

Wednesday

A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Wednesday Night

A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

Thursday

A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.