After a weekend that saw a dusting of snow on the first day of spring, the weather roller coaster continues this week in northeast Missouri and western Illinois.

The week begins with a sunny and breezy Monday, with highs in the upper 50s and lows in the low 40s.

More spring-like conditions arrive Tuesday and Wednesday, with highs edging into the 70s, with lows in the low 50s Tuesday night.

Another cool down starts Wednesday night, with a low of 40, followed by a high in the mid 40s Thursday and a low in the upper 20s Thursday night.

Highs for Easter weekend are expected to range from the mid 50s to around 60 with lows in the upper 30s.

There is a chance of showers and thunderstorms Wednesday and Wednesday night, with a chance of showers also in the forecast Saturday through Sunday.