Snow & Ice in Wilton’s Forecast
Valentine’s Day may happen later in the week, but that doesn’t mean we have to love the weather that’s headed our way. In fact, the National Weather Service has issued a forecast with some ugly winter weather in the early part of the week.
Monday: Today will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 36 degrees and a wind chill that will make it feel much colder–between 20 and 30. Monday night brings a 30% chance of snow, mainly after 3 a.m., and a low around 21 degrees.
Tuesday: That chance of precipitation rises to 100%, according to the National Weather Service, with snow starting before 1 p.m., then turning into snow and sleet. The high temperature will be near 32 degrees, with wind chill values between 15-20 degrees. It’s possible we’ll see snow and sleet accumulation of 3-5 inches.
Tuesday Night: Snow, freezing rain, and sleet will continue before 10 p.m., when it will change become rain and sleet between 10 p.m. and 2 a.m., after which it finally develops into just rain when temperatures rise to around 35 degrees.Winds may gust as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday: Wednesday will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 44, and a 30% chance of rain continuing in the early house of the morning before 7 a.m..
Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday: A 50% chance of rain after 1 p.m.. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47 degrees.
Friday Night: Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 38 degrees. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday: A 50% chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50 degrees.
Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25 degrees.
Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36 degrees.