Your Cortland County weather forecast for Monday, January 10, 2022:
Cold air is back in the area today with west and northwest winds and some lake effect snow.
A few flurries will be possible early this morning off Lake Ontario. Most of the activity will be far to the north and moving away from the area.
Additional flurries will continue to be possible though, coming off Lake Erie for most of the latter part of the morning and afternoon hours.
By sunset, no more than a coating of snow will accumulate, and most areas will not even see that.
Between the flurries, some sun may poke out from time to time.
Winds will shift from the northwest early to a more westerly direction throughout the day. The wind will be blustery with speeds of 10-15 mph and gusts as high as 30 mph.
This evening, winds will turn back to the northwest and remain around 10 mph. Snow from Lake Ontario will drop south with nighttime accumulations up to a couple inches.
The wind will also create poor visibility and areas of blowing and drifting snow.
It will be a chilly day and a colder night. Afternoon highs will be stuck in the mid teens, while evening temperatures quickly fall into the single digits. By Tuesday morning, temperatures should be below zero.
Here is a look at the weather for the next several days:
Tuesday: Light lake effect snow showers, mostly in the morning. Very cold. Morning lows near -5. Afternoon highs in the mid 0s.
Wednesday: Clouds and a little bit of sun. Morning lows near 15. Afternoon highs near 30.
Thursday: A few flurries. Morning lows near 20. Afternoon highs in the mid 30s.
Friday: Sunny with a few clouds. Morning lows in the mid 10s. Afternoon highs in the mid 20s.