Cool weather brings a chance of snow on Wednesday

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NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP) - A cold front pushes into the state Tuesday night and brings cold air and chances for snow with it. Winter Weather Advisories are in place accordingly.

Snow is expected to begin early Wednesday morning across Greater Nebraska and continue throughout the day. Snow should be light overall but could be moderate to heavy at times. 2-4" of snow is expected to accumulate by the end of the day across the Winter Weather Advisory area with 1-3" possible surrounding the advisory area. Locally higher totals will be possible in heavy snow bands. Snow will push south and east by late afternoon, coming to an end across Greater Nebraska.

Temperatures Wednesday will stay cold, topping out in the teens to the north and mid 30s to the south. Expect highs in the mid 20s in North Platte.

Throughout the remainder of the week, a warming trend takes over and quieter, calmer weather accompanies it. Highs by next weekend look to rebound into the 40s and 50s.

TUESDAY NIGHT: Becoming mostly cloudy. Chance for snow increasing into early Wednesday. Overnight lows in the upper teens.

WEDNESDAY:Cloudy and cold. 60% chance for snow showers. Highs in the mid 20s.

THURSDAY: Mostly sunny to partly cloudy. Highs in the low to mid 30s.

FRIDAY: Mainly sunny and seasonably pleasant. Highs in the mid to upper 40s.