The snow falling across the metro-east on Saturday morning wasn't expected to last long. The National Weather Service predicted accumulation of less than an inch for the St. Louis region.
Here's the full forecast:
TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Snow, possibly mixed with rain in the morning, then chance of rain in the afternoon. Snow accumulation less than a half inch. High in the mid 40s. South wind around 10 mph in the morning shifting to the southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 80 percent. TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog after midnight. Low around 30. Light wind. SUNDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. High in the upper 50s. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon. SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy early in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the evening, then showers and slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Low in the upper 40s. Temperature rising into the 50s. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening. Chance of rain 80 percent. WASHINGTON'S BIRTHDAY...Windy, warmer, cloudy. Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. High in the mid 70s. South wind 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent. MONDAY NIGHT...Breezy, warmer. Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Low around 60. Chance of rain 70 percent. TUESDAY...Showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. High in the upper 60s. Temperature falling through the 60s in the afternoon. Chance of rain 90 percent.