The Week Ahead: SJV Weather for Jan. 30-Feb. 5
SJV Weather for Monday, Jan. 30-Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017
Monday will see mostly cloudy skies as a weak trough aloft moves over the region. High pressure builds in later Monday with partly sunny to partly cloudy skies expected Tuesday. A low-pressure system approaches from the Great Lakes with a coastal low bringing a chance for snow to Valley Wednesday afternoon into Thursday. An inch or less is expected depending upon the low’s track and intensity. An Arctic cold front brings much colder air into the Valley for the weekend with highs in the single digits and lows around 10 below.
Daily Weather Summary
Monday, January 30: High: 18 degrees. Low: -3 degrees. Mostly cloudy and cold with a slight chance for snow showers. Partial clearing overnight. West/northwest winds 0-5 mph.
Tuesday, January 31: High: near 13 degrees. Low: -3 degrees. Partly sunny to partly cloudy and cold. Light west winds become south/southeast 0-5 mph.
Wednesday, February 1: High: 17 degrees. Low: 3 degrees. Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance for snow and snow showers. East winds 0-5 mph become westerly.
Thursday, February 2: High: 20 degrees. Low: -5 degrees. Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance for snow showers diminishing to a 20 percent chance with partial clearing overnight. Light west to southwest winds.
Friday, February 3: High: 5 degrees. Low: -10 degrees. Partly sunny and cold with west winds 8-14 mph.
Saturday, February 4: High: 4 degrees. Low: -10 degrees. Partly sunny and cold with a 20 percent chance for evening snow showers. Light to breezy west winds become northwesterly.
Sunday, February 5: High: 7 degrees. Low: -2 degrees. Partly sunny and cold with light west winds.
Note: Computer model precision diminishes the further into the week the forecast projects. Check the Fiddlehead Focus for weather updates with more current information. The Week Ahead is the work of UMFK Professor Joseph E. Becker based on personal weather station data, various computer forecast models, and information that the National Weather Service, NOAA, and other weather resources provide.