Light snow predicted through Friday in North Country; sun, warmer temperatures expected this weekend
Thursday, March 21, 2013 - 2:19 pm

A low pressure system will remain over the North Country through the weekend and into next week, bringing with it light snow flurries, according to the National Weather Service.

Temperatures will begin to increase toward normal spring levels, the service said.

Snow will likely continue through Friday before transitioning to sun and clouds, the service predicted.

Highs will likely reach into the low 30s this weekend.

The full forecast follows. For up to date weather information visit our weather page at http://northcountrynow.com/weather.

• This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

• Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

• Friday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 31. West wind 3 to 7 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

• Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind around 7 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

• Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West wind 7 to 15 mph.

• Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 22. West wind 7 to 9 mph.

• Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

• Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northeast wind around 6 mph.

• Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

• Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind around 6 mph.

• Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. West wind 8 to 13 mph.

• Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind around 7 mph.

• Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. West wind 10 to 17 mph.