Thanksgiving week starts with rain/snow.
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP) - The week will begin a bit unsettled but stabilize by Thanksgiving Day itself. Clouds will increase Monday afternoon/evening as Gulf moisture gets pulled into Nebraska as a low pressure system in Colorado strengthens. By late evening Monday, scattered showers will develop and become more widespread overnight with even thunder possible. As temperatures drop later into the the night toward Tuesday morning a band of snow is expected to develop mainly to the northwest of North Platte, settling south into Tuesday morning. Some accumulating snow is possible roughly along an Ogallala to Mullen line. Rain will mix with an change to snow for a time Tuesday morning in North Platte with a mix or change back to rain by the forenoon as temperatures climb. It will be blustery Tuesday with north winds blowing 15 to 25 mph gusting to 35 mph at times.
The rest of the week will see an upper level ridge building in giving us quiet weather through Thanksgiving into the weekend. More sunshine is expected as temperatures warm into the 40s and 50s.
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