Temps expected to rise to 50 degrees this week across St. Lawrence County; wet wintry mix likely this weekend
Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 8:57 am

Temps will continue to climb this week with an eventual high near 50 on Thursday in St. Lawrence County, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

Today’s high will be near 29 with partly sunny skies and winds of 8 to 11 miles per hour, forecasters say. Overnight the low will around 11 with light winds.

Wednesday will warm up to about 36 with a 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5 p.m., the service says. Temps will remain warm for winter overnight with a low of 33 expected.

Showers and temps of 50 degrees could melt some snow on Thursday, according to forecasters predictions.

Rain, freezing rain, sleet and snow are all possible Friday night and Saturday morning, NWS says.

The forecast through Martin Luther King Day is as follows:

Wednesday

A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 36. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

Wednesday Night

Showers likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Thursday

Showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 50. South wind around 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Thursday Night

Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Friday

Rain before 5pm, then rain and sleet. High near 48. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Friday Night

Freezing rain and sleet, possibly mixed with snow before 7pm, then snow and sleet likely. Low around 14. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Saturday

Snow and sleet, becoming all snow after 9am. High near 19. Northeast wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

Saturday Night

Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind 6 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Sunday

A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. West wind around 7 mph.

Sunday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

M.L.King Day

Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Southwest wind around 5 mph.