A weak, quick-moving disturbance will bring light snow to the area Friday afternoon before it transitions to freezing drizzle Friday night.
Temperatures Friday afternoon will rise to around 40 degrees, and light snow will spread over the region. The light snow will generally make the roads wet. However, there can be slippery spots. A coating of snow is possible on the grassy surfaces.
Temperatures will dip Friday evening. As spotty freezing drizzle occurs Friday night, especially in the Mount Pocono area, untreated roads could become icy.
Any spotty ice will quickly diminish this weekend as temperatures will rise to around 40 degrees again for Saturday and into the lower 50s for Sunday as warmer air moves into the region.
The mild period will continue into next week as temperatures reach the lower 60s before a cold front brings temperatures to the lower 40s for midweek.
A massive area of low pressure will continue to keep much of Europe in a stormy, unsettled pattern through this weekend.
The Blizzard of 2015 took aim at the Northeast Monday into Tuesday, bringing travel to a halt throughout the region, including major metropolitan areas, such as New York City and Boston.
Those in part of northern New England may be reminded of the Blizzard of 2015 early this weekend as a strengthening storm system impacts the region.
A snowstorm will sweep from the Midwest to the Northeast spanning this weekend into Groundhog Day and will cause major travel delays and disruptions to daily activities.
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Record high barometer reading of 1978.4 mb (31.85 inches) -- North American record.
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Never below zero this January for the first time on record for January.
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All-time warmest January followed the coldest December on record (December 1989).