February so far has felt more like late spring this year. Really some of us are still wondering when winter is going to hit? With what the Omaha Herald has called, “the mildest winter on record” we have been spoiled by sunshine.
That might make what is forecasted to come at the end of the week all the more shocking. Come Friday the weather is predicted to turn to rain, snow, and strong winds. Exterior Remodel & Design wants to remind you that now is a good time to make sure you and your home are prepared for March which is typically cooler and wetter.
Warm streak blasts one record after another — but region to get winter reminder later this week | Weather | omaha.com Record-setting warmth in February is punctuating what has been the mildest winter on record so far.
“This warmth comes at the tail end of a winter that overall has really been mild,” said Barbara Mayes, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service.
That changes soon as the region gets a reminder of winter later this week: A mix of rain and snow is forecast Thursday into Friday, with overnight temperatures dropping into the 20s. See more…