Snow showers to continue through today in St. Lawrence County, Christmas to be sunny with chance of light snow
Sunday, December 23, 2012 - 10:51 am

Snow showers are likely to continue this afternoon as an "upper level disturbance" moves across St. Lawrence County, according to the National Weather Service.

Showers are expected to be light, but may have brief interludes of higher intensity with reduced visibility. Accumulation is expected to be low, with "sub advisory amounts expected," the weather service says.

Scattered snow showers are expected through the day today, with highs in the mid 20s. Snow showers will likely continue through the evening, with lows dropping to around 7 degrees, according to the weather service.

Christmas Eve is expected to be partly sunny with highs remaining in the 20s. Light snow may begin again Monday night, the weather service says.

Christmas day should be sunny with a chance of light snow.

A low pressure system is expected to sweep through from the southwest later in the week leading to possibly heavy snowfall Wednesday and Thursday, with strong winds also expected, according to the weather service.

The full seven day forecast is listed below. For up to date weather information for your area visit northcountrynow.com/weather.

• Today Scattered snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 25. West wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

• Tonight Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

• Monday Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.

• Monday Night A chance of light snow, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

• Christmas Day A chance of light snow before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. North wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

• Tuesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 4.

• Wednesday Partly sunny, with a high near 25.

• Wednesday Night Snow. Low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

• Thursday Snow. High near 25. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

• Thursday Night A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

• Friday A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 20. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

• Friday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.

• Saturday Partly sunny, with a high near 21.