A spring preview will give way to snow Northeast and Midwest should expect by late week. The weather pattern change hinges on an arriving storm and cold air from Canada. Soak up the warmth while it lasts.
Late Week to Bring Cooler Temperatures
A stretch of sunny, dry weather and abnormal warmth is on borrowed time across the central and eastern US.
Forecast models depict the mild spell succumbing to a sweeping pattern change by late week. The impending shift will replace unseasonable warmth with clouds, rain and a more fitting February chill.
A storm and fresh incoming of cold air from Canada will rewrite the weather script across the Midwest and Northeast in the coming days. Cities including Minneapolis and Chicago will transition sharply from highs near 50°F now to daytime readings struggling to reach freezing by early next week.
Weather experts advise enjoying the forthcoming spring preview to its fullest extent through late week. The fleeting dose of sunshine and warmth will soon yield back to winter’s grip across the country’s northern tier.