What an incredible April it has been… the latest forecast models continue to show a clipper sliding very close to the DC Region on Saturday producing some light snow showers. During this time of year it is likely that even if the precipitation falls during the afternoon, the high sun angle would help to warm the boundary layer enough to cause any snowflakes to melt into rain droplets.
As of this evening the models are suggesting that parts of our region may wake up to some light snow showers falling pre-dawn Saturday continuing through the noon hour before a change over to some light rain showers. The system’s track looks to be far enough north to keep accumulating snow across the Maryland-Pennsylvania border points north.
Latest Snowfall Potential forecast (images courtesy Tropicaltidbits.com):