Flood watch, ice storm warning in effect today in St. Lawrence County
Sunday, January 12, 2020 - 9:43 am

A flood watch is in effect until 7 p.m. and an ice storm warning remains in effect through 1 p.m. in St. Lawrence County, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

Snow showers and sleet are likely this morning, which will turn to snow later this morning, forecasters say. Tonight expect a low of 13 with a 20% chance of snow.

Rises on area waterways will continue and keep a threat of flooding going across much of the North Country, NWS says.

The low pressure system responsible for this weather will move east of the area later this morning and steadier precipitation will move east of the region with some lingering snow

showers expected this afternoon into this evening, the service says.

The forecast through Saturday is as follows:

Monday

Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

Monday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.

Tuesday

A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind around 6 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Tuesday Night

A 50 percent chance of snow showers before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

Wednesday

Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

Wednesday Night

Snow showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Thursday

Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 30. East wind 7 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Thursday Night

A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

Friday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. North wind around 7 mph.

Friday Night

Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 4. East wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Saturday

Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 29. East wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.