Cortland Weather Outlook: Thursday, December 31

Your Cortland County weather forecast for Thursday, December 31, 2020:

The final day of 2020 will close out the year on a quiet note.

A few lingering flurries will be possible early this morning in the wake of last night’s weather system.

No accumulation is expected, and the precipitation should be completely over by the mid-morning.

Skies will remain rather cloudy, but some breaks of sunshine will work through from time to time. Clouds with a few breaks will continue into the evening and overnight hours.

Winds will be from the west and northwest at 5-10 mph. Top gusts should clock in around 25 mph.

Temperatures will be steady much of the day, sitting in the low to perhaps mid 30s. Evening temperatures will slide into the upper 20s with mid 20s likely for the overnight.

Look for temperatures around 26 degrees with mixed skies when we finally say goodbye to 2020.

Here is a look at the weather for the next several days:

Friday: Cloudy early, then freezing rain for the evening. Morning lows in the mid 20s. Midday highs in the mid 30s.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy with morning rain showers. Morning lows in the low 30s. Afternoon highs near 40.

Sunday: Cloudy with mixed precipitation possible. Morning lows in the upper 20s. Afternoon highs in the mid 30s.

Monday: Mostly cloudy. Maybe a stray flurry or shower. Morning lows in the low 30s. Afternoon highs in the mid 30s.