FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Tracking rain early next week

FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Tracking rain early next week

Get the latest forecast from the NBC12 First Alert Weather team.

FIRST ALERT: This cool weather could be here awhile

FIRST ALERT: This cool weather could be here awhile

Our temperatures have been trending colder than average for about 65-percent of the days of this month so far, and it looks like that overall trend could hang tough not only through most of next week, but after a very brief break, could quickly return and take us into the half of May.  Blame the semi-persistent trough, or dip southward, in the jet stream over the Midwest and East, something we've seen frequently since early March! Here's the set-up into next ...