Philly: Mild Weekend to be Followed by Cold, Snow

By , AccuWeather.com Senior Meteorologist
February 23, 2014; 4:34 AM ET
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Mild weather is in store for much of the weekend around Philadelphia with temperatures reaching well into the 50s, possibly nearing the 60 degree mark.

Sudden fluctuations are possible on the Delaware and Schuykill rivers as ice may begin to break and shift.

This mild pattern will soon come to an end.

The weather this coming week will turn progressively colder and could feature more of the white stuff.

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A stray shower Sunday afternoon will precede a period of rain that will end as wet snow Sunday night. The snow will accumulate a fresh coating to an inch, mainly across the northern and western suburbs.

Another weak system may swing through with a bit of snow on Tuesday.

A third system will have to be watched for the potential for more substantial snow by Wednesday.

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