First Alert Forecast: Chilly with a few showers

First Alert Forecast: Chilly with a few showers

Personally, I believe the GFS and Euro models are showing the best idea with most of the moisture remaining as a cold rain but at times we could briefly see a little sleet or snow flakes Friday morning as the cold air mixes with the rain activity.

A cold rain mixed with sleet pellets is expected during the day on Thursday, with temperatures staying in the 40s all day. Slightly colder air or slightly more moisture could allow for the possibility of 1-2 flurries on Friday morning. Expect light rain mix with snow through much of Friday.

PLACEMENT: The Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for areas south of a line from Cedar Bluff to Oneonta to Tuscaloosa to Livingston, and north of a line from Jackson to Selma to Prattville to Dadeville and on to Lafayette. Light rain will mix with and change over to light snow after midnight. He did note, though, that even if snow does not fall in most of the state, cold temperatures are expected to blanket all of it over the course of the next week. However, there is the chance for some small snow accumulations, mainly on grassy and elevated surfaces. But some spots will likely have the ground whitened with a dusting to a slushy inch of snow, again, mainly on elevated surfaces. This is certainly to cause some excitement in these areas Friday, but the overall impact will be very limited. You can see First Alert VIPIR 9, detailed forecasts, weather maps, and severe weather alerts. Behind the passage of the cold front, temperatures have started to drop significantly. There is a 0% chance of rain for the entire day with little to no cloud cover and lots of sunshine.

Govt dismisses misgivings about proposed bail-in facility for banks
Meanwhile an online petition against the bail-in provision in the FRDI bill has got thousands of signatures. Govt. of India has introduced a bill which may take away the power of the depositor over their money.

NEXT WEEK AND BEYOND: No change with the a trough remaining in place over the eastern third of the nation, and the overall pattern looks dry with below average temperatures for next week. Another front arriving early next week should keep it rather cold for the next 10 days.

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