Cortland weather outlook: Will we get a break from the rain?

CORTLAND, N.Y. — Forecasters are predicting consistent levels of precipitation for the next four days, though we may get a break from the rain during the first half of the week.

Here’s a look at your 7-day forecast:

Monday: A fast-moving storm system will keep scattered showers with us for most of Monday, along with cooler temperatures. Rain showers may mix with or change to snow showers across higher terrain later tonight as lake effect snow develops further north. Wind speeds between 10-20 mph. High temperatures will reach into the lower to mid 40s. Overnight lows will be in the mid 30s.

Tuesday: This will likely be the best day for outdoor activities. Milder air and dry weather , with a break in the clouds for a mostly sunny afternoon. Highs will be in the upper 40s to mid 50s.

Wednesday: More wet weather enters the picture. Intermittent waves of showers can be expected to dash through the area. Highs in the mid 50s, with wind speeds between 10-15 mph.

Thursday: Rain intensifies, with up to an inch of rain possible through Thursday night. Water levels on the Tioughnioga River could reach the action/caution stage. Highs in the mid 50s.

Friday: Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs around 50.

Saturday: Rain dissipates, but cold weather sticks around. Mostly cloudy, with highs in the upper 40s.

Sunday: Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.