The week ahead highlights a high pressure system giving the area a true taste of fall weather. Today's the first full day of fall.

Plentiful amounts of sunshine is expected today and the first part of tomorrow with afternoon highs in the low to mid 70s. Overnight lows will be chilly falling into the 40s again tonight.

A high pressure system will shift east across the Great Lake States on Thursday as a storm system also moves up the coast. Winds will flow off the Atlantic Ocean allowing for a cool air wedge to develop. Temperatures on Thursday will struggle into the upper 60s to near 70 with areas of light drizzle.

Sunny breaks possible into next weekend. Afternoon temperatures linger in the middle 70s.