Clear skies and cool temps expected through weekend in St. Lawrence County with brief warmup possible early next week
Friday, March 17, 2017 - 8:43 am

A ridge of high pressure will build into the North Country with clearing skies and cool temperatures expected today and tonight, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

Temperatures will slowly climb back toward normal over the weekend into early next week before cooling back down toward the middle of next week, NWS says.

Highs today will be in the lower 30s with sunny skies and light and variable winds, the service says. Overnight lows will be around 12 with mostly cloudy skies.

Saturday morning will likely see sunshine with a slight chance of snow showers in the morning and then partly sunny in the afternoon with a chance of rain or snow showers, NWS says. Highs will reach into the upper 30s with winds around 10 mph.

Saturday night lows will be around 20 degrees with a 40 percent chance of snow showers.

Partly sunny skies and highs in the mid 30s are expected for Sunday.

The forecast through early next wee is as follows:

Saturday

Sunny with a slight chance of snow showers in the morning...then partly sunny with a chance of rain or snow showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 30s. East winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

Saturday Night

Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow showers. Lows around 20. East winds around 10 mph.

Sunday

Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. Light and variable winds.

Sunday Night

Partly cloudy. Lows 15 to 20.

Monday

Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.

Monday Night

Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain or snow showers. Lows in the upper 20s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

Tuesday

Partly sunny with a chance of snow or rain showers. Highs in the mid 30s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

Tuesday Night

Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow showers. Lows 5 to 10 above.

Wednesday

Partly sunny. Highs around 20.

Wednesday Night

Mostly clear. Lows around 5 above.

Thursday

Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 20s.