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Triad forecast: Warmer weather on the way

Triad forecast: Warmer weather on the way

Temperatures will drop slightly Wednesday to a high of 53 degrees as precipitation moves into the area.

The National Weather Service forecasts a mostly sunny day with a high near 48 degrees Tuesday.

Today, it will be partly sunny with a high near 51, the weather service said, and a south southeast wind of 7 to 13 miles per hour. Total snow accumulations could range from 4 to 7 inches.

Wednesday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Also expect wind gusts as high as 35 miles per hour. Night: Partly cloudy to mostly clear and cold with west winds around 5 miles per hour.

Rain is expected to change to a mix of freezing rain, sleet and snow early Friday and change again to all snow Fridayt afternoon, the weather service said in a statement. Night: Overcast with a 40 percent chance for snow. A south wind of 13 to 17 miles per hour will become west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent.

Saturday night, the low will be around 5, according to the weather service.

We are still about 3 days away from a potential major winter storm time enough to prepare
We are still about 3 days away from a potential major winter storm time enough to prepare

Thursday: A chance of rain after 1 p.m.

Thursday Night: Showers likely. North to northeast winds 10-15 miles per hour. Another chance of snow is in the forecast for Friday night, when a low around 5 is expected.

Friday, the high will be near 27 with mostly sunny skies, the weather service said.

Saturday night - A chance of snow showers.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. It will reach 52 degrees amid sunny skies later today, ending almost two weeks of cold weather in Forsyth County and the surrounding region. Low: 14. Day: Partly cloudy skies become overcast in the evening.

SATURDAY: Snow showers will develop and linger into Saturday, with much colder temperatures returning. Night: Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance for snow showers overnight.





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