Pinpoint Weather: Despite the warm-up, white Christmas still possible

"So, it could actually snow on Christmas Day (like it did back in 2002, 3.3"), but if there wasn't an inch or more on the ground when the daily snow depth report was taken, it doesn't count. This system will come with snow, strong winds and VERY cold air, making any drives through the mountains slow and risky. On average, late December afternoon temperatures are between 4 and 6 degrees, and minimum temperatures regularly drop to freezing inland.

Over the weekend and on Christmas Day the weather should be calmer, without any significant precipitation. But one point the models do agree on, is that our weather will turn very cold as we ring in the winter season.

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A white Christmas has always been a novelty to have snow falling the morning after Santa makes his annual trip around the world delivering presents. Below is what the model shows for temperatures in the afternoon on Christmas eve. Thursday will feature highs only in the mid-30s but it won't be as windy as an area of high pressure briefly moves overhead.

Consequently the snow line will rise to over 1,000m, with heavy rain forecast below that level in many places on Friday night. If the front remains to our northwest or overhead next Monday, Christmas will likely be wet and probably rather mild. Much colder air will spill across the Ohio Valley shifting our pattern to a much colder one.

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The lack of rain and snow across the region can be largely attributed to a dry arctic airmass that settled in to the region during the second week of the month.

Sunday - Christmas Eve: The front will clear off the Northeast coast and allow dry weather to return for most cities north of Washington, but rain will continue where it stalls out across the Southeast. The more likely scenario would be for another rain event or perhaps a widespread ice storm. Stay updated with the latest forecast here. It now shows cold air approaching the area and locking into the region.

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  • Israel Montgomery