Rain, possibly snow in forecast overnight

Snow possible overnight. (National Weather Service graphic)
Snow possible overnight. (National Weather Service graphic)

As cold air moves into the area this evening, the area may get a mix of rain and snow before the precipitation comes to an end, according to the National Weather Service.

Little or no accumulation is expected in most areas, including Wyandotte County, the weather service said. If there is any snow, it might fall in the early morning hours or between 4 a.m. and 5 a.m. Monday, according to the weather service.

Lightning was visible over parts of the area, to the north, about 5:30 p.m. Sunday.

Roads for the Monday morning commute could be wet, so regardless of any snow amounts, motorists should be careful and practice safe driving, the weather service stated.

The temperature at 5 p.m. was 49 degrees. Tonight’s low will be about 31 degrees, according to the weather service.

There is a chance of rain and snow before 4 a.m., followed by a slight chance of snow between 4 a.m. and 5 a.m. Monday, the weather service said.

Monday, the high will be 39 degrees. It will be windy, with a west northwest wind of 11 to 18 mph, and gusts up to 28 mph.

Rain in today’s and weekend forecast

A 40 percent chance of rain is in the Friday forecast, according to the National Weather Service.

There’s a chance of drizzle between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., then a chance of rain after 2 p.m.

Today’s high will be near 45. There is a southeast wind of 8 to 13 mph.

The temperature at 8 a.m. was 27 degrees, with a wind chill of 19. At 9 a.m. the temperature was 32 degrees and the wind chill was 24.

Tonight, there also is a 40 percent chance of rain. The low will be around 41. The southeast wind will be around 8 mph changing to south southwest after midnight.

For Saturday, another 40 percent chance of showers is in the forecast. The high will be near 58, with a south wind of 8 to 11 mph.

Saturday night, there will be a 70 percent chance of rain. The low will be around 49. South wind will be from 8 to 14 mph, with gusts of up to 18 mph.

Sunday, rain again is in the forecast with a 60 percent chance. The high will be near 54, with winds from 6 to 11 mph changing to northwest in the afternoon.

Sunday night, look for a 30 percent chance of rain and snow. The low will be around 33.

Monday, rain is not in the forecast, and the high will be near 42.

Rain or drizzle in Friday morning’s forecast

Skies were foggy early Thursday morning, and the rest of the day should be sunny, with a high near 38.

According to the National Weather Service, the temperature was 22 degrees at 8 a.m. Winds were calm.

Tonight’s low will be around 28.

Friday, there will be a 30 percent chance of drizzle or freezing rain before 11 a.m., then a chance of rain. The high will be near 42, with an east southeast wind from 7 to 9 mph.

Friday night, expect a 40 percent chance of rain. The low will be around 39, with a southeast wind around 7 mph.

Saturday’s forecast is a 50 percent chance of rain, with a high near 54. The south wind will be from 6 to 10 mph.

Saturday night, there is a 70 percent chance of rain. The low will be around 46.

On Sunday, there is a 70 percent chance of rain with a high near 52. Sunday night, the low will be around 33.

Monday, look for partly sunny skies and a high near 43. Monday night’s low will be around 26.

Tuesday, the skies will be mostly sunny with a high near 39. Tuesday night, there will be a low around 25.

On Wednesday, the high will be near 44.