Public weather briefingClear and chilly conditions are in store for tonight, with lows dipping into the lower 30's; make sure to bundle up when watching in the Orionid Meteor Shower. A chance of rain moves in for Thursday, as a warm front will approach the area from the west. Warm weather is on tap for the latter half of the week as high temperatures will approach and surpass the 70 degree mark. A cold front will push in by the start on next week, relaxing temperatures to near average.
Tonight. Clear and cool, patchy frost possible. Low in the lower 30's.
Wednesday. Sunny and warmer. Light winds. High 60. Low around 38.
Wednesday night. Increasing clouds and light winds, Low around 40.
Thursday. Increasing Clouds, slight chance of rain. Highs in the mid 50's.
Outlook for Saturday through Monday. After a partly cloudy start on Saturday, temperatures should rebound well with highs to around 70. Much of the same for the tail end of the weekend with temperatures in the low 70's and ample sunshine on Sunday. [CONFIDENCE: HIGH]
The alternating periods of cold and warm air advections through the weekend could lead to discrepancies in when 850hPa temperatures will be a their peak, during the day or during the night. The timing of a strong cold front on Monday will certainly play a role in the tail end of the weekend and forecast period.