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Hop On Over To Our Easter Forecast

What’s in store for your Easter holiday? Wondering if you’ll be wearing a rain slicker or winter parka over your Sunday best? Here’s what we’re predicting for the Easter weekend, April 15th & 16th.

United States 

Zone 1 – Northeast & New England
Includes New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Washington D.C.
Mostly fair skies. Fine weather for both Easter Sunday and Monday’s Patriots’ Day festivities in Boston.

Zone 2 – Great Lakes, Ohio Valley & Midwest
Includes Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Kentucky, Illinois, Wisconsin
Squally, especially for the Great Lakes, then turning fair and pleasant for Easter Sunday festivities.

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Zone 3 – Southeast
Includes Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, West Virginia, Virginia, Alabama, Mississippi, Florida
Rainy, windy, and thundery, then turning mostly fair at Easter time.

Zone 4 – North Central
Includes Missouri, Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Colorado, Wyoming, Montana
Heavy thunderstorms for Northern/Central Rockies move out over the Plains. Then for Easter, pleasant initially, then turning unsettled with showers spreading in from the West, across the Rockies.

Zone 5 – South Central
Includes Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico
Rain and winds; dangerous thunderstorms for parts of Arkansas and Louisiana, followed by a pleasant Easter.

Zone 6 – Northwest
Includes Washington, Oregon, Idaho
Unsettled initially, then clearing for a fair and pleasant Easter.

Zone 7 – Southwest
Includes California, Nevada, Utah, Arizona
Fair weather for Saturday and Easter Sunday.

Canada

Zone 1 – Labrador, Newfoundland
Fair weather, followed by showery and thundery conditions for Easter time.

Zone 2 – Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Quebec
Fair conditions for Saturday, then Easter Sunday and Monday are both fair and dry.

Zone 3 – Ontario
Stormy weather, especially for the Great Lakes, followed by mostly fair and pleasant for the Easter holiday.

Zone 4 – Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
Heavy thunderstorms in the Rockies and over the Prairies move out and make way for pleasant conditions for Easter Sunday.

Zone 5 – British Columbia
Clearing conditions make way for a fair and pleasant for Easter.

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4 comments

1 Susan Higgins { 04.06.17 at 1:21 pm }

Hi Aleta: Due to Alaska’s fairly constant weather patterns, the Farmers’ Almanac provides an overall climatological summary for Alaska. Here’s our summary: http://farmersalmanac.com/weather-alaska/

2 Aleta { 04.05.17 at 12:28 pm }

Hmm, I didn’t see Alaska. We are always being left out of pretty much everything in regards to weather forecasts. After 28 years I still find this unsettling.

3 Susan Higgins { 04.06.17 at 1:23 pm }

Hi Florence, Zone 7 is there, at the bottom of the page.
Zone 7 – Southwest
Includes California, Nevada, Utah, Arizona
Fair weather for Saturday and Easter Sunday.

4 Florence { 04.05.17 at 10:49 am }

So where is the forecast for zone 7, (Stockton Calilfornia) I didn’t see it.

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