National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Unsettled weather in store for eastern U.S. into weekend

A complex weather system moving across the eastern U.S. will bring a variety of hazardous weather to the region on Friday and into the weekend. Much colder weather is expected by Saturday, along with numerous showers and accumulating snow in the higher elevations of the Appalachians. Rain and snow will move into northern New England on Sunday.

Current Conditions

Northwestern San Juan Mountains

Zone Forecast

  • Today Mostly sunny. Highs in the 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph in the afternoon.
  • Tonight Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Breezy. Lows 25 to 35. South winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph.
  • Saturday Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers in the morning...then a slight chance of rain showers and isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon. Windy. Highs 45 to 55. South winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
  • Saturday Night Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers... Possibly mixed with snow showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of snow showers...possibly mixed with rain showers after midnight. Breezy. Lows 25 to 35. South winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph decreasing to 30 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
  • Sunday Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain and snow showers in the morning...then rain and snow showers likely in the afternoon. Snow accumulation around one inch. Highs in the 30s. South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
  • Sunday Night Cloudy. Rain and snow likely in the evening... Then a chance of snow after midnight. Light snow accumulations. Lows in the 20s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
  • Monday Cloudy. A chance of snow in the morning...then snow likely in the afternoon. Light snow accumulations. Highs in the 30s. Chance of snow 60 percent.
  • Monday Night Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. Lows 15 to 25.
  • Tuesday And Tuesday Night Mostly clear. Highs 35 to 45. Lows 15 to 25.
  • Wednesday Through Thursday Mostly clear. Highs 45 to 55. Lows in the 20s.