For now, all is quiet.
Tonight's low is 29 degrees. High pressure moves in behind our cold front, allowing for clouds to clear, and mostly sunshine to return before noon. Off and on light snow will be possible throughout the day on Tuesday. The timing will be tricky, arriving just after the morning commute. Snow will spread across Iowa into western Illinois Monday forenoon - reaching our westernmost portions by late morning and spreading across the remainder of northwest Illinois into northwest IN by mid-afternoon. "This could result in periods of freezing rain, sleet and snow".
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"It only takes a small amount of wintry precipitation to make roads, bridges, sidewalks and parking lots icy and risky", the advisory read.
There is still a 30% chance for snow showers early Monday morning, especially in portions of SW Virginia and in the higher elevations where temperatures will be colder.
Thursday will be quiet during the day. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible. The week ahead calls for highs about 10 degrees warming to a high near 21 Sunday. As the evening continues, freezing rain is likely, possibly mixed with snow and becoming all freezing after midnight.
With January's rollercoaster temperatures of below average and then above, Brainerd was slightly above-by 0.03 degrees-compared to the normal mean high temperature of 21.5 degrees.
It's expected there will be change over to sleet and rain and then rain, and in some southern spots a shift directly to rain.
Thursday: A chance of snow.
"And the active weather pattern shows no sign of letting up in the central and eastern United States as another storm will brew over the weekend, she noted".
Tuesday Night: Showers. Low around 50. High temperatures will reach the low 50s in Denver.