SHELTON WEATHER: Snow possible beginning late Thursday

While it will get down to the mid 30s tonight, temperatures should be on the comfortable side in Shelton for the first half of the work week despite the Arctic cold system that will settle in the upper Midwest.

But things will change beginning on Thursday, when cold temperatures arrive and snow is possible at night as well as on Friday, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

As of 9:15 p.m. on Sunday, it’s 37 degrees and clear in Shelton. Temperatures shouldn’t get much colder through the night.

Monday will be mostly sunny, with a high near 56, the NWS said. Winds will be strong in the morning but calm down in the afternoon.

Day by day

Here is the NWS forecast for Shelton for the rest of the week:

Tuesday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Overnight low around 47, with some late-night drizzle possible into Wednesday morning.

Wednesday:  Isolated showers in the late morning and then partly sunny, with a high near 62. Overnight low around 32.

Thursday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. At night, chance of snow with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Friday:  A chance of snow and then mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Nighttime low around 26.

Weekend:  Daytime high temperatures in the low 40s and nighttime lows in the 20s.