TIMELINE: Periods of rain overnight into Saturday

When to expect dry conditions across the Tri-State
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Posted at 3:19 AM, Dec 17, 2021

Rain will be the big story going forward this evening. Here's a timeline on when to expect precipitation for the rest of your Friday night and Saturday:


  • Now until midnight- Scattered showers
  • Midnight until 7 a.m. - Scattered showers, heavy rain further north
  • 7 a.m. until afternoon- Isolated showers possible
  • Saturday evening- Drying out

Showers will continue this evening for most locations in the area. Rain is expected to continue through the overnight. The best chance for heavy rain overnight is our northern towns. South of the river will have dry periods, but scattered showers will remain possible through Saturday AM. Temperatures stay in the low 40s.

Friday Evening Rain
Friday Rain Arrival

Saturday morning starts cloudy and warm with temperatures in the mid 50s. Showers will continue throughout the morning hours and the early afternoon before finally drying out. Temperatures will cool as the rain ends, pulling us back into the mid 40s by 4 p.m.

Friday and Saturday rainfall potential
Friday and Saturday rainfall potential

Sunday's forecast is cool and dry. We'll start at 30 and only warm to 40. Northeast winds are pulling in cooler and drier air for the day.

Rounds of rain likely
Heavy at times
Low: 42

Morning showers
Mostly cloudy
High: 56

Clouds decrease
Low: 30

Mostly sunny
High: 40

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