Sunny start;
highs in upper 20s

Tonight — Mostly clear. A chance of snow showers in the evening. Lows 5 to 10 above. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph — Becoming southeast. Chance of snow 50 percent.

Thursday — Partly sunny in the morning — Then becoming mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Highs in the upper 20s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Thursday night — Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Lows 10 to 15. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

Friday — Snow showers likely. Highs in the lower 20s. Chance of snow 60 percent. Friday night — Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. Lows near 10.

Saturday — Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 20s.

NATION: The storm which brought wild weather to the East Tuesday will move out to sea Wednesday leaving clear skies and cold temperatures.

Temperatures in the Lower 48 states Tuesday have ranged from -17 degrees at Cut Bank, Mont. to 93 degrees at Fort Lauderdale, Fla.