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Thursday: Rain Likely. Turning Colder. Highs in the 60's this Morning. (Temps falling to near freezing by sunset)
Tonight: Winter Mix This Evening. Clearing and Cold. Black Ice Possible. Low 20.
Friday: Black Ice Possible Early. Mostly Sunny and Cold. High 37.
Saturday: Mostly Sunny. High 51.
Sunday: Partly Cloudy. High: 54.
Monday: Partly Cloudy. High: 57.
Tuesday: Clouds Increase. 30% Shower Chance in the Afternoon. High 54.
An Arctic cold front will move through the areas today with a good chance of rain. Temperatures will fall during the day and temperatures will be near freezing by sunset There could be a brief period of a winter mix for a few hours this evening. Dry and chill weather is expected Friday as the Arctic high builds over the area. The weekend and early next week will be dry with temperatures moderating back to near normal by Sunday and Monday.
Rain is likely today. Temperatures will start in the 60's but start to fall fairly quickly through the day as colder air moves in. Surface temperatures will fall to near freezing by sunset. Rain will gradually become mixed with a and change over to a winter mix by evening. The dominate precipitation type will likely be sleet, but some freezing rain and snow could mix in. At this point cold air will be chasing moisture as the moisture moves out of the area. Also, the ground is quiet warm due to highs in the 70's yesterday. No major problems are expected at this time, but conditions will need to be watched. All precipitation will end Thursday evening and the sky will become clear overnight. The bigger issue could turn out to be possible black ice for the commute Friday morning as lows fall to near 20. Standing water from Thursday's rain will freeze to produce black ice.
Friday and the weekend will be mostly sunny and dry. Friday will be breezy and chilly with a high of 37. The Saturday morning low will be 23, with a high on Saturday of 51. Moderation of temperatures will continue on Sunday and Monday with highs of 54 on Sunday and 57 on Monday. Lows will be in the low to mid 30's. Tuesday clouds will increase with a 40% chance of showers in the afternoon. The high will be 54 after a morning low of 35. There will be a 40% chance of showers on Wednesday with a high of 57.
The normal high is 57, and the normal low is 36.