Sabrina Ullman: Mixed precipitation possible Thursday
A light wintry mix is possible tonight and tomorrow. There is a small chance of freezing drizzle after 7 pm. Chances increase Thursday afternoon with freezing drizzle transitioning to snow in the evening. Less than an inch of accumulation is expected, and northern Wisconsin could see more rain than snow.
Overnight lows will be in the upper twenties to low thirties. Patchy fog is possible Thursday morning. Afternoon highs will be in the thirties.
Friday will be mostly sunny and a tad cooler, with afternoon highs in the teens along the Iron Range and north. Elsewhere, we reach the low twenties. Light snow is possible New Year’s Eve, but the next chance for impactful accumulation is not until Monday night. With temperatures staying above normal, the precipitation type for Monday night is uncertain at this time.
A slight chance of freezing drizzle before 7pm, then a slight chance of freezing drizzle after midnight. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 28. East wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
A chance of drizzle or freezing drizzle before 4pm, then a chance of drizzle, snow, and freezing drizzle between 4pm and 5pm, then drizzle and snow likely after 5pm. Patchy fog before 5pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 33. South wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
A 20 percent chance of snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
New Year’s Day
A slight chance of snow before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. West wind around 5 mph.
A chance of snow, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 32. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Breezy, with a northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.