Forecast for Binghamton and the Twin Tiers

July 20, 2010 Updated Oct 31, 2014 at 4:21 PM EDT

Tonight: Cloudy and chilly. 25% chance of showers near Binghamton, but 40% chance south/east and in the Finger Lakes. Low: 34-39

Saturday: Cloudy, cold and breezy. 40% chance of a few rain showers; especially in the Finger Lakes and Catskills. 20% chance in Binghamton. High: 41-46

Saturday Night: 30% chance of a few snow showers. Low: 28-33

Forecast By: Chief Meteorologist Howard Manges

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Clouds will stick around tonight and we’ll see a 25% chance of showers here in Binghamton, but the chance of rain will be around 40% for the Finger Lakes and places south and east. Lows tonight will be in the 30s. A powerful storm system is forecast to develop off the east coast through the day Saturday and we will see plenty of clouds in our area with highs in the low to mid 40s. There will be a 40% chance of showers in the Finger Lakes and places south and east. The chance of rain in and around Binghamton is around 30%. It will be a touch breezy as well with gusts possibly reaching 20-25mph.As colder air arrives Saturday night, any leftover precipitation could mix with and possibly change over to snow showers. Lows will be around 30. There may be a coating to 1” of snow in the higher elevations and toward the Finger Lakes by Sunday morning.

Sunday will be colder and still windy. Gusts could reach as high as 30-35mph. Highs will be in the mid and upper 30s, but the wind chill will make it feel like the 20s. There could be a few leftover snow showers through late morning. Clouds will be with us through most of the afternoon, but as high pressure builds in later in the day slow clearing should take over from west to east and lead to a mostly sunny Monday. Highs will rebound to the mid and upper 40s Monday. Clouds are expected Tuesday and Wednesday and highs will climb back into the 50s. A 30% chance of showers is expected Wednesday and 40% chance of Thursday as the weather looks to turn unsettled again.

Change your clocks BACK one hour Saturday night before bed. Daylight Saving Time ends at 2am Sunday. Also please remember to change the batteries in smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.

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