Rain moving in; high in mid 40s

Published Mar 20, 2017 at 4:00pm

FORECAST: Monday night — A slight chance of snow after 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 20 perecent.

Tuesday — A slight chance of snow before 9 a.m, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 9 a.m and 11 a.m, then a chance of rain after 11 a.m. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Tuesday night — A chance of rain and snow showers before 8 p,m, then a chance of snow showers. Low around 16. 

Wednesday — A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent. Wednesday night — Mostly clear, with a low around 8.

Thursday — Sunny, with a high near 33. Thursday night — Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

Friday — Snow showers likely before 2 p.m, then rain showers likely. High near 44. Friday night —Showers likely, mainly before 8 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

Saturday — A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 40 perecent. Saturday night — A chance of showers. Low around 32.

NATION: Spring will officially start on a milder note across the Northeast today, while dry and warmer weather will also span the South with high pressure in control. On the backside of this high, the Plains will see sunshine and record temperatures. National high Sunday 99 at Death Valley, Calif; -9 at Clayton Lake, Maine.