Snow, then wintry mix in forecast

From staff reports

LOCK HAVEN — It looks like a storm is headed our way before the extremely cold temperatures of the last few days subside and warmer air moves into the region.

The wintry mix, starting out today with snow, then changing to sleet and freezing rain could cause roads to become slippery.

Clinton County can expect snow to begin before 4 p.m. today and then change to freezing rain and sleet tonight. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent.

Little or no accumulation is expected, according to the National Weather Forecast in State College, with new snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch.

Rain and freezing rain will continue tonight, turning to all rain after 1 a.m. Wednesday, according to the forecast. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent, with new precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Temperatures should dip down to near 31 tonight with calm winds becoming southeast 5 to 9 miles per hour with.

Wednesday is expected to be mostly cloudy to partly sunny with a high expected to reach near 45 degrees. Wednesday night showers are likely as temperatures drop to about 38.

Thursday, there’s a chance of showers again and a high of near 51.

For the weekend, temperatures are expected to drop down into the 30s and there’s a chance of light snow Saturday morning.

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