Temperatures are expected to drop gradually this coming week in the metro-east, with a chance of snow in the forecast by Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service.
On Sunday, it will be sunny with a high temperature near 74, but the rain clouds may come out in the afternoon. There is a 20 percent chance of showers between 3 and 7 p.m. The low temperature will be around 37, with wind gusts as high as 30 mph.
It is expected to be sunny and warm again on Monday, with a high near 63. Then, there is a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the early morning hours Tuesday, between 1 and 7 a.m.
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm are likely between 7 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tuesday. Showers are expected to continue after 1 p.m. on the cloudy day. The high temperature will be near 51, and the low will be around 27, with wind gusts as high as 23 mph.
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Rain and snow are likely Tuesday night, mainly before 11 p.m, but little or no snow accumulation is expected.