The Leavenworth area could see snow this weekend.

The Leavenworth area could see snow this weekend.

There is a 30 percent chance of snow today in Leavenworth, according to a forecast from the National Weather Service.

The likelihood of snow will be greater tonight when there is a 70 percent chance of precipitation. Snow accumulation of one to three inches is possible.

Snow also is likely Sunday morning, according to the National Weather Service.

Snow had been in the forecast for Tuesday of last week. But the snowstorm missed Leavenworth County.

Kim Buchanan, deputy director of Leavenworth County Emergency Management, believes there is a stronger chance for snow this weekend.

“I’m thinking there is going to be snow this time,” she said.

It also likely will be cold this weekend.

The high temperature today is expected to be around 22 degrees in Leavenworth with wind chill values between zero and 10. The high Sunday will be near 29 degrees with wind chill values once again between zero and 10, according to the National Weather Service.

Looking ahead, the extended forecast for Leavenworth calls for a 50 percent chance of rain and snow showers Thursday night and a 30 percent chance of snow showers Friday.

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