Heavy rain on the way just after New Year's

  • Heavy rain on the way just after New Year's

Heavy rain on the way just after New Year's

Highs in the 30s to near 40 with sunshine. Lows will bottom out in the upper teens and lower 20s. West winds will be up to 15 miles per hour in the afternoon.

Clouds will thicken through the day with snow showers developing into the afternoon.

The National Weather Service says there will be a brief respite from the rain and snow showers Saturday afternoon before a second, colder front arrives.

Lingering shower activity looks likely throughout New Year's Day as 2017 kicks off on an active note.

After highs Saturday in the mid 60's, temperatures will hold steady around 60 as you ring in the New Year.

Good morning everyone! There are still a few light snow showers this morning in central in, they will come to an end around 11am.

Saturday: A slight chance of rain and snow before 11 a.m., then a chance of rain between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m., then a chance of rain and snow after 4 p.m.

Cool high pressure will dominate throughout the New Years' Holiday Weekend with sunshine and quiet weather. Midnight readings are in the mid-30s to low-40s, and lows range across the 30s. With morning lows near freezing or below in spots, there is a chance for a wintry mix initially before changing over to rain showers the rest of the day. It's a frigid morning Saturday. Temperatures will be stuck in the low to a few mid 50s most areas.