Flood watch issued with approaching storm

Flood watch issued with approaching storm

Flood watch issued with approaching storm

Temperatures will drop from the upper 20's at the start of the game to the low 20's by the time that Pats are celebrating their victory.

In the past couple of weeks, we've had snow, strong winds and record-setting below zero temperatures.

Here's what forecasters are saying. Expect freezing temperatures to remain from Sunday and into the rest of the week. As ice breaks apart, sometimes it can collect and block the flow of water, causing rivers to rise upstream.

The watch is in effect from 7 p.m. Thursday through Saturday afternoon.

Starting Friday evening, several inches of snow is likely for the area, according to the National Weather Service, though they forecast higher snowfall to our north and west, and only about three inches for the Ithaca area. Travel Friday evening will be slow, and thick fog could exacerbate the situation.

Scattered rain will continue through overnight tonight into Friday morning.

Lambert says Tuesday and Wednesday of next week could bring a possible snowstorm. Monday night, a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy skies, with a high near 66. It will be blustery with a northwest wind gusting as high as 30 miles per hour.

Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 3 p.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3 p.m.

In the Kansas City area, rain will change to a wintry mix between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m., according to the weather service.

Also, due to the fact that we are experiencing a dry spell right now, especially in areas like the Poconos, most of the river and stream basins are currently equipped to take on the extra runoff from melting snow and added rainfall due to lower water levels. North wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Chance of rain is 30 percent.

Friday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Chance of rain is 60 percent. Winds could gust up to 30 miles per hour. The metro region might see less than a half-inch of snow. Winds could gust as high as 30 miles per hour.

Sunday night: A 50 percent chance of snow after midnight. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. The overnight low is expected to be near 25.

The National Weather Service issued a Winter Weather Advisory through noon Thursday for Topeka and Shawnee County.

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