A weak low pressure system will cross the region from the southwest today before passing offshore this evening. Moisture associated with this feature will result in wintry precipitation especially across the mountains today into early tonight. Another cold front arrives during the weekend with additional showers Saturday night into early Sunday, before drier and warmer weather returns Sunday afternoon through midweek.

Your 5-day forecast: 80 percent chance of snow before 9am this morning, rain and snow from 9am to noon, and rain after noon. Little or no accumulation is expected. High near 38. 50 percent chance of rain tonight with a low of 33. 40 percent chance of rain Saturday afternoon with a high of 46. 80 percent chance of rain Saturday night with a low of 44. Sunday morning this is a 60 percent chance of rain with a high near 69. Sunday night partly cloudy and 42. Sunny Monday and Tuesday with a high of 61 Monday, a low of 34 Monday night, and a high of 56 Tuesday.