Highs soar ahead of Thursday’s cold front
A few spotty showers are possible
- Temperatures 10-15° above average
- Stray showers possible this afternoon
- Scattered showers & storms Thursday
Skies remain variably cloudy overnight with lows in the mid and upper 50s.
A stray mountain shower is possible this afternoon as a weak frontal boundary moves through. Highs will climb well into the 70s to near 80 Tuesday and Wednesday afternoon. We can’t rule out a stray shower later Wednesday, but most stay dry.
Breezes increase throughout the afternoon Wednesday, gusting 15-25 mph. It’s best to avoid any kind of open burning until the winds decrease.
A cold front will approach the region Thursday with a line of showers that’s expected to move through. It doesn’t appear to be a washout, and any rain would be light with a low severe risk. We remain on the mild side as well with highs in the 70s.
We turn cooler behind the front as we get into the Easter weekend. Friday will be partly sunny with highs around 70°.
Temperatures cool slightly Saturday and Sunday with highs in the upper 60s to low 70s. New data suggests any showers will likely not arrive until well into Sunday night or perhaps even Monday.
Another round of colder air is set to arrive between April 19 - 21. This could lead to some chilly days and cold nights once again. This is still pretty far out, but keep in mind, we can still have frost and freeze into early May.
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