HEAVY RAIN ENDS FRIDAY -NO SLEET OR SNOW EXPECTED

Update Fri @ 4:54 PM — I sure hope my forecast is correct. The temperature is dropping. The latest MRMS shows the back end of the precipitation near upper Montgomery County is changing to snow. Most areas still rain or what’s called “cold stratiform rain”

MRMS at 4:41 PM The MRMS shows actual precipitation type: rain vs snow. Snow is shown appropriately as white. *Click on image to animate .* (Click on image for a larger view.) Super-imposed are current observed temperatures.

Update Fri @ 3:34 PM

“All this rain, I hope it doesn’t turn to snow”

It won’t, at least around here. I’m sticking with the NBM and Canadian RGEM models which clearly show the precipitation departs before the cold air comes in—

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