Time to officially break out your winter wardrobe.
Forecasters are predicting Massachusetts will see “unseasonably cold temperatures” on Friday, with the weather turning chilly starting Thursday evening.
The plunge in the temperature will follow rain moving into the region Thursday afternoon and evening.
“The rain will end as a brief period of snow tonight across parts of the interior,” the service said. “A coating to 1 [inch] of snow is possible in the high terrain.”
[Approximate Timing of Precipitation/Type] Rain overspreads the region this afternoon into early evening. Rain will change to a brief period of snow before ending across parts of the interior tonight. Just a coating to perhaps up to 1" of snow possible in the highest terrain. pic.twitter.com/vgOQMyj25j
— NWS Boston (@NWSBoston) November 7, 2019
After the precipitation, temperatures are forecast to fall Thursday night to around 31 degrees in Boston and around 23 degrees in Western Massachusetts.
On Friday, high temperatures are forecast to be in the 30s, with windy conditions resulting in wind chills in the 20s.
“Well below normal temperatures will persist into Saturday, but with much less wind,” forecasters wrote.