In 2019, Easter arrives on Sunday, April 21st, which is late this year. Are you wondering what kind of weather the Easter bunny will bring? Will you need a raincoat or a winter parka when you hunt for those Easter eggs? Here’s what we’re predicting for Saturday, April 20th through Monday, April 22, 2019:
Zone 1 – Northeast & New England
New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Washington D.C.
Clear weather and milder for the Easter parade in New York.
Zone 2 – Great Lakes, Ohio Valley & Midwest
Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Kentucky, Illinois, Wisconsin
Mixed clouds, with sun. Slowly turning milder for Easter.
Zone 3 – Southeast
Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, West Virginia, Virginia, Alabama, Mississippi, Florida
Clear and mild for Easter.
Zone 4 – North Central
Missouri, Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Colorado, Wyoming, Montana
A swath of rain and snow sweeps east from the Pacific Coast through the Rockies and Plains states.
Zone 5 – South Central
Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico
Clear and much milder weather develops from the southern Rockies to points east just in time for Easter.
Zone 6 – Northwest
Washington, Oregon, Idaho
A new swath of rain and snow sweeps east from the Pacific Coast.
Zone 7 – Southwest
California, Nevada, Utah, Arizona
Varying amounts of clouds and sun for Easter.
Zone 1 – Labrador, Newfoundland
Surprise! A white Easter holiday? A significant late-season snowstorm hits the region.
Zone 2 – Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Quebec
Clearer and much milder weather develops in time for the Easter holiday.
Zone 3 – Ontario
Mixed clouds and sun for Easter Sunday and Monday.
Zone 4 – Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
A swath of rain and snow sweeps east from the Pacific Coast through the Rockies and Prairies in time for the Easter holiday.
Zone 5 – British Columbia
A new swath of rain and snow sweeps east from the Pacific Coast, making for an unsettled Easter.
What’s in store for the remainder of April in your neck of the woods? Be sure to read our long-range weather forecast for the U.S. and Canada.