Biggest Storm of the Season May Be Upon Us Tomorrow

Tuesday’s snow may already be a distant memory in the river valleys, but there was still plenty of snow in the Irish Hill section of Susquehanna County on Friday morning, ahead of a vigorous storm system that will affect the region from tonight through Saturday evening.

Photos and weather synopsis by Rick Hiduk

March has already been typically fickle with near record highs around 70 this past weekend and other nights closer to 10.

A winter storm warning is currently in affect that will begin as rain during the overnight hours but quickly transition to heavy bands of snow accompanied by high winds.

Next week looks relative mild with highs approaching 60 again by week’s end.

The long-term forecast follows:

Friday night: low 29 rain to snow

Saturday: 32/14 snow storm

Sunday: 32/25 partly cloudy

Monday: 52/35 mostly sunny

Tuesday: 52/32 cloudy

Wednesday: 57/40 mostly sunny

Thursday: 60/43 partly sunny

Friday: 63/45 partly cloudy

The weather report is based on expected conditions at approximately 1,100 ft elevation in Meshoppen Township, Wyoming County, near the center of the Endless Mountains region. Residents of river towns can generally expect slightly higher temperatures, while those at higher elevations may experience lower temperatures. Send your Weather Window photos to Try to include a good horizontal/panoramic shot.

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