Precipitation Type

Precipitation Type

Precipitation Type

This is a computer forecast indicating temperatures in layers aloft for tomorrow night at 1 AM EST. It can be used as a guide to indicate the type of precipitation that will occur if precipitation falls. Precipitation that occurs in the green area will be rain. Precipitation that occurs in the blue area south of the heavy red contour labeled 1550 will be freezing rain or sleet. Precipitation that occurs in the blue area between the heavy red contour labeled 1540 and the heavy red contour labeled 1550 will be a mixture of snow, freezing rain, and sleet. Precipitation that occurs in the blue area north of the heavy red contour labeled 1540 will be snow.