A little more fresh snow expected for Christmas in North Country
Monday, December 24, 2012 - 6:40 am

Clouds will clear from the North Country today leaving a sunny sky for Monday, while a chance of light snow tonight and tomorrow could freshen up the landscape for a white Christmas, according to the National Weather Service.

Gusty winds Wednesday will be bringing and 90 percent chance of snow Wednesday night and an 80 percent chance Thursday.

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The NWS forecast for the St. Lawrence Valley and northwestern Adirondacks:

• Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.

• Tonight: A chance of light snow, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

• Christmas Day: A chance of light snow, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

• Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Light and variable wind.

• Wednesday: A slight chance of snow after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

• Wednesday Night: Snow, mainly after 10pm. Low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

• Thursday: Snow. High near 26. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

• Thursday Night: A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

• Friday: A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 20. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

• Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.

• Saturday: A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

• Saturday Night: A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

• Sunday: A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 20. Chance of precipitation is 40%.