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The Big Dig Begins

Remember to bend at the knees.

How many of us are waking up to the sound of your neighbor’s snowblower? What about the sound of a plastic shovel blade scraping against the road?

It’s been a while since we’ve heard those all-too-familiar sounds but you’ll definitely be hearing them today as all of Schuylkill County begins to dig out from the biggest snowstorm here in a long time.

When you’re clearing snow today, be sure not to pile it up near storm drains. We’re probably going to need them to be in full drainage mode on Tuesday.

Schuylkill County 7-day Forecast

Here’s the latest 7-day forecast for Pottsville from National Weather Service …

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Sunday 🌦️❄️: A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly before noon. Expect cloudy conditions, with a high near 37°. A light northwest wind shifts west at 8 to 13 mph, gusting up to 24 mph. Precipitation chance: 50%. Little to no snow accumulation expected.

Sunday Night 🌤️: The sky becomes partly cloudy, with lows around 27°. The northwest wind at 9 to 14 mph could gust as high as 23 mph.

Monday ☀️: A mostly sunny day, with a high near 37°. Northwest winds at 5 to 10 mph, gusting up to 20 mph.

Monday Night 🌤️: Partly cloudy with a low around 22°. Calm winds shifting to the east at about 5 mph after midnight.

Tuesday 🌧️❄️: Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow after 1 p.m., potentially heavy at times. High near 43° and breezy. Precipitation chance is 100%, with less than a half inch of new snow possible.

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Tuesday Night 🌧️: Rain expected before 1 a.m., then showers. The rain could be heavy. Low around 35°, and windy. Rain chance remains at 100%.

Wednesday ☁️: A mostly cloudy day, with a high near 44°. Breezy conditions continue.

Wednesday Night ☁️: Staying mostly cloudy, with a low around 30°.

Thursday ☀️: Mostly sunny, offering a high near 41°.

Thursday Night 🌤️: Partly cloudy, with temperatures dipping to around 28°.

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Friday 🌤️: Partly sunny, with a high near 41°.

Friday Night 🌧️❄️: Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33°. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Saturday 🌦️❄️: A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44°. Precipitation chance: 50%.

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