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Mix of precipitation forecast for much of eastern, southern U.S.

A system moving across the Great Lakes will bring a mix of precipitation from the southern Plains to New England on Tuesday. Rain is forecast from TX across the Southeast and into the mid-Atlantic, with freezing rain, sleet and/or mixed precipitation from the Midwest across the Ohio Valley and Central Appalachians. Snow is forecast from the northern Plains across the Great Lakes into New England.
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Lancaster PA

7 Day Forecast

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State College, PA Local Forecast Office

Today

Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Snow
Likely

High: 31 °F

Tonight

Wintry Mix Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

Wintry
Mix

Low: 30 °F

Wednesday

Freezing Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

Freezing Rain

High: 41 °F

Wednesday
Night

Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

Rain/Snow

Low: 24 °F

Thursday

Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

Snow

High: 28 °F

Thursday
Night

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Snow

Low: 6 °F

Friday

Sunny

Sunny

High: 27 °F

Friday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 15 °F

Saturday

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Today Snow likely after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Tonight Snow and sleet before 8pm, then snow, freezing rain, and sleet between 8pm and 2am, then rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain after 2am. Low around 30. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.
  • Wednesday Rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain, becoming all rain after 8am. High near 41. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
  • Wednesday Night Rain likely before 8pm, then rain and snow between 8pm and 2am, then snow after 2am. Low around 24. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
  • Thursday Snow, mainly before 2pm. High near 28. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
  • Thursday Night A chance of snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
  • Friday Sunny, with a high near 27.
  • Friday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
  • Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
  • Saturday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
  • Sunday Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
  • Monday Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.