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By SAM SAMPIERI | FOX CT Weather Team
7:58 AM EST, March 8, 2014
Enjoy this nice, mild Saturday! Daylight Saving Time begins at 2 a.m. Sunday. Don’t forget to turn clocks ahead 1 hour tonight.
Watching a potential winter storm Wednesday evening into Thursday.
A seasonable mild day with plenty of sunshine mixed with clouds today as high pressure builds off the mid-Atlantic Shore, ahead of the next cold front. A cold front will move through this evening with some clouds and a possible flurry followed by clearing skies by early Sunday morning. Temperatures will drop back to 10 degrees below normal by Sunday despite the sunshine as highs will average in the 30’s with a gusty chilly northwest wind. A warm front will cross the region Sunday night into early Monday with the chance for a few showers followed by clearing and milder temperatures Monday afternoon. A nice mild sunny day on Tuesday, delivering spring-like temperatures, followed by a cold front crossing the northeast Tuesday night with low pressure developing off the mid-Atlantic coast and moving northeast with the potential for a winter storm Wednesday afternoon into Thursday.
Today: Partly sunny, seasonably mild. High: mid 40s.
Tonight: Partly to mostly cloudy, becoming breezy toward daybreak Sunday. Low: 20s.
Sunday: Mostly blustery and very cold. High: mid 30s.
Sunday Night: Increasing clouds with the chance for snow showers by daybreak Monday. Low: 20s.
Monday: Becoming partly sunny, milder with high in the 40s.
Tuesday: A mix of sun & clouds, mild. High: 45-50.
Wednesday: Thickening clouds with the some light snow and mix late in the day. High: 30s.
Thursday: Chance for snow. High: 30.