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Nor'easter to impact East Coast Thanksgiving travel

An active weather pattern is shaping up across the eastern U.S. as a nor'easter continues to be forecast to move up the East Coast through early Thursday. This storm will bring precipitation up and down the coast, mostly in the form of rain along coastal areas, with snow expected farther inland. These conditions are expected to impact Thanksgiving travel conditions on Wednesday.

Current Conditions

Central Middlesex County

Zone Forecast

  • Today Rain this morning...then snow and rain this afternoon. Snow may be heavy at times this afternoon. Snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches. Much cooler with highs in the lower 40s. Temperature falling into the lower 30s this afternoon. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph this afternoon. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
  • Tonight Cloudy...sleet...rain with snow likely with freezing rain in the evening...then a chance of snow after midnight. Total snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches. Ice accumulation around a trace. Cooler. Near steady temperature in the lower 30s. North winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 45 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
  • Thanksgiving Day Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow showers. Cold with highs in the upper 30s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
  • Thursday Night Mostly cloudy. Cold with lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
  • Friday Mostly sunny. Cold with highs in the mid 30s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy. Cold with lows 15 to 20.
  • Saturday And Saturday Night Mostly cloudy. Cold. Highs in the upper 30s. Lows in the lower 20s.
  • Sunday Through Monday Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s. Lows in the lower 30s.
  • Monday Night And Tuesday Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the lower 40s.