TODAY: Some brief morning sun possible, otherwise clouding up breezy and warmer. Occasional light rain develops toward dark. A late day high mid to upper 40s. Southeast breeze 10 to 20 mph.
Flood Watch Chittenden-Washington-Orange counties south late tonight thru Saturday morning….
TONIGHT Christmas Eve: Periods of wind-blown rain becoming moderate to locally heavy late evening on. Milder & breezy to windy. Temperatures rise 50 to 55 degrees overnight. Gusty southeast winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts over 50 mph western slopes of the Greens and higher terrain.
FRIDAY Christmas Day: Moderate to briefly heavy rain tapering to widely scattered light showers or wet snow showers late.A high mid to upper 50s. Southeast winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts over 45 mph high terrain western slopes…decreasing to 10 to 25 mph mid to late morning on.
Looking further ahead…
FRIDAY NIGHT: Widely scattered wet snow showers or flurries. Blustery southwest winds & sharply colder…producing icy travel. A low upper teens to around 20.
SATURDAY: Mixed sun and clouds.Maybe a flurry far northern areas. A high upper 20s to near 30.
SUNDAY: Morning clouds with a mountain flurry…then periods of afternoon sun. A low in the upper teens. A high in the low 30s.
MONDAY: Partial morning sunshine then increasing clouds. Chance for late afternoon sprinkles or flurries. A low 20 to 25. A high around 35.
Average low upper single digits to mid-teens, Average highs mid-20s to low-30s.
Peak of Winter (coldest averages) January 23rd. End of Winter March 9th… based off local climatology.
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