WPAFB Friday Weather: Sunshine for the day; Winter Storm to arrive early Saturday

WRIGHT PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE—Sunshine will take us into the day with temperatures rebounding into the middle 40s this afternoon, according to Storm Center 7 Chief Meteorologist Eric Elwell.

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Clouds will increase tonight ahead of a winter storm which is taking aim on the Ohio River Valley. The storm will spread snow into the area around or just before sunrise Saturday as temperatures drop into the upper 20s. Snow may accumulate 1 to 3 inches in the area with higher amounts expected the farther south you go.

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Highs on Saturday will hold in the upper 30s with the clouds and snow. Temperatures may climb enough for the snow to briefly mix with rain before ending. Skies will clear Sunday with a warming trend getting underway into next week.