Light snow expected through Wednesday, mixed precipitation possible Thursday in St. Lawrence County
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 - 11:46 am

Cloudy skies and light snow showers are expected for the North Country through Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.

While snow showers are also possible later in the week, the service anticipates milder temperatures in the upper 30s to mid 40s Wednesday and Thursday.

Due to the warmer temperatures, mixed rain and snow are possible Wednesday and Thursday, according to the service. Precipitation should transition back to snow Thursday night and during the day on Friday.

Saturday is expected to be warmer and sunny, with temperatures creeping into the low 40s, the service predicts.

For up to date weather information for your area, visit our weather page at http://northcountrynow.com/weather. The full seven day forecast follows.

• This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

• Tonight: A slight chance of snow showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. East wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

• Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Northeast wind 7 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

• Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.

• Thursday: A chance of snow before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of snow after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Northeast wind 13 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

• Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

• Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. North wind 6 to 9 mph.

• Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.

• Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 42. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the morning.

• Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

• Sunday: A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

• Sunday Night: A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.

• Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41. North wind 5 to 8 mph.