After warm and pleasant weather Monday and Tuesday morning, a “taste of winter” will return Tuesday night into Wednesday, bringing snow, freezing temperatures and cold, high winds, the National Weather Service in Wilmington reported.
A Freeze Warning goes into effect from 3 a.m. to 10 a.m. Wednesday for Butler, Champaign, Clark, Darke, Greene, Logan, Miami, Montgomery, Preble and Warren counties.
It will push into the mid 60s today and the calendar is turning to late April. But a taste of winter is coming back. A sharp cold front will cross the area Tuesday night with rain changing to snow. Some light accumulations are possible along with sub-freezing temperatures. pic.twitter.com/CXd9YjodFA
It will be partly cloudy this evening with overnight lows falling to around 40 degrees.
It will be cooler Tuesday under partly sunny skies and highs near 58 degrees. A chance of rain is possible after 5 p.m. After 2 a.m., rain would possibly mix with snow as low temperatures fall to around 32 degrees early Wednesday. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch is possible, the NWS said.
It may be around 60 degrees outside right now, but colder air and SNOW will be making its way to the area later this week. pic.twitter.com/vDh5FbOuJ7
The snow is expected to end by 9 a.m. Wednesday, then a slight chance of rain showers is possible after 3 p.m. Otherwise it will be mostly sunny but cooler with a high near 43 degrees. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch is possible.
Wednesday night, there is a chance of rain before 10 p.m. then a slight chance of snow between 10 p.m. and midnight. It will be mostly cloudy overnight with subfreezing temperatures around 29 degrees. Little to no snow accumulation is expected.
Micah Karr, a Beavercreek native has been on a breaking news desk since 2019. She has been part of Ohio Newspapers' Breaking News Team since March 2020 and has enjoyed every minute of it. She is a graduate of Wright State's Media Studies program. Before she worked with Cox Media, she wrote for Wright State's Newsroom.