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Probabilities of a wet New Year’s Eve.

The probabilities for measurable precipitation (rain or snow) are based on the years 1950-2014. Buffalo, NY, known for it’s lake effect snow, has yet to receive an inch of snow this season and tops our list for probability of a wet New Year’s Eve with 65%. The crowds in New York City have a 43% probability based on the Central Park observation site. If you’re hoping to stay dry on New Year’s Eve, Pinkham Notch, NH and Harrisburg, PA have the lowest probability on our list with 34%.

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Probabilities of a wet New Year’s Eve based on the 1950-2014 time period.

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Precipitation outlook for December 27-31.

The NOAA, Climate Prediction Center’s December 27 - 31 outlook shows increased probability of above normal precipitation for the entire northeast US.