Snow Slides South of New York City Monday

By Courtney Spamer, Meteorologist
March 17, 2014; 2:25 AM
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The temperature roller-coaster ride will continue into St. Patrick's Day for the New York City area.

High temperatures Monday are only forecast to reach the middle 30s after hitting 58 on Saturday.

The city is forecast to stay dry though as a snowstorm slides just south of the area to kick off the week.

"It's the typical roller-coaster ride of March," Senior Meteorologist Dave Dombek said. "March is notorious for huge temperature swings."

New York City's normal temperatures this time of year are highs near 50 during the day and a low in the middle 40s at night.

Detailed NYC Forecast
New York City Interactive Weather Radar Winter Weather Center

Monday is forecast to be the coldest day of the week; however, as warmer air slowly makes its way back into the New York City area.

By the end of the week, the city is forecast to reach the middle 50s.


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