FORECAST: Chilled again today before Friday's snow storm

Posted at 5:40 AM, Mar 09, 2023
and last updated 2023-03-09 15:21:11-05

CLEVELAND — Thursday looks dry with lots of high cloudiness filtering the sunshine. Highs will top out in the 30s and 40s. Clouds will be increasing Thursday evening ahead of our next system.

A Winter Storm will take aim at Ohio for Friday with accumulating snow expected for northern Ohio. Roads could become snow covered and slippery with lowered visibility.

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY has been issued for the Cuyahoga, Lake, Geauga, Portage, Ashtabula, Lorain, Medina, Summit, Erie, Huron, Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca and Trumbull Counties from early Friday morning until early Saturday morning. Plan for a range of snowfall totals over the next 48 hours with many communities receiving about 2 - 5 inches. Lower totals are expected to the south and higher totals expected to the north and in the primary snowbelt.

The heaviest snow is also expected early on Friday, with scattered snow/lake effect snow continuing into early on Saturday. There will be a brief lull for a part of the weekend with another round of snow possible on Sunday. Winter is not over yet!

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What To Expect:

  • Staying dry thru Thursday
  • March feeling like Jan/Feb
  • Heavy snow likely Friday/Saturday
  • Another round of snow Sunday/Monday

Daily Breakdown:

Thursday: Below average but quiet.| High: 41º

Friday: Heavy snow with a rain mixing in at times. 1-4 inches of snow possible.| High: 34º

Saturday: Snow ending early.| High: 32º

Sunday: Scattered late afternoon snow. Chilly.| High: 37º

Monday: Light scattered snow.| High: 36º

Tuesday: Few flakes mainly east.| High: 32º

Wednesday: Bit milder.| High: 42º

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