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First Alert Weather: Accumulating snow expected this weekend

Snow showers taper off this evening. A clipper system will bring measurable snow to the region Saturday night.
First Alert Weather
Published: Nov. 7, 2021 at 7:18 AM CST|Updated: Nov. 13, 2021 at 6:07 AM CST
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WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAW) - Mostly cloudy tonight with lows by morning in the mid 20s to around 30. Considerable cloudiness on Saturday, staying rather cool. Highs in the mid 30s.

Saturday/Sunday Snowfall
Saturday/Sunday Snowfall(WSAW)
Snow will move in from the west Saturday evening after 8 PM.
Snow will move in from the west Saturday evening after 8 PM.(WSAW)
Periods of snow likely Saturday night.
Periods of snow likely Saturday night.(WSAW)
Snow will taper to snow showers around daybreak on Sunday.
Snow will taper to snow showers around daybreak on Sunday.(WSAW)
Snow showers or flurries could linger through midday in the area.
Snow showers or flurries could linger through midday in the area.(WSAW)

The next weather maker arrives during the evening hours on Saturday. Snow showers initially, will transition to periods of snow by mid to late evening Saturday. The snow will fall, light to moderate at times, overnight into the morning hours on Sunday. The accumulating snow should taper off after sunrise. Total accumulations of 1-3″ are expected, with the higher end of the range in locations to the south of Wausau. Keep in mind, with the snow falling at night, roads could go from wet and slippery, to slushy and snow-covered. The majority of accumulation will end up being on non-paved surfaces into early Sunday.

Mostly cloudy Saturday, snow showers winding down on Sunday.
Mostly cloudy Saturday, snow showers winding down on Sunday.(WSAW)

Once the flakes wind down on Sunday morning, remaining mostly cloudy and a bit breezy. Highs in the mid 30s. Some sunshine returns for the start of the work week. Cool on Monday with highs in the upper 30s. Milder on Tuesday with afternoon readings rebounding into the mid to upper 40s. A cold front is then forecast to roll in our direction for Wednesday. Rain showers during the morning and midday, may mix with or change to snow showers later in the afternoon. Morning highs in the mid 40s, dropping back into the 30s later for the day.

Breezy and chilly on Thursday with a fair amount of sunshine. Highs in the mid 30s. Mostly cloudy on Friday with a chance of snow showers. High in the upper 30s.

Cooler weather on tap for the next several days.
Cooler weather on tap for the next several days.(WSAW)

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