Temperatures continue to climb throughout this week

No risks for frost/freeze for several days
Published: Apr. 20, 2022 at 3:43 AM EDT|Updated: Apr. 20, 2022 at 5:39 PM EDT
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  • Not as cold overnight
  • Stray showers possible Thursday afternoon
  • Highs hit the mid 80s this weekend

The coldest of temperatures have moved out with a warming trend on the way as we approach the weekend. Overnight temperatures early Thursday will remain above freezing, only falling to the mid 40s.

Low temperatures will remain above freezing and even warmer than normal for the next several...
Low temperatures will remain above freezing and even warmer than normal for the next several days.(WDBJ7)

TEMPERATURES REBOUND THROUGH THE WEEKEND

As high pressure shifts east, winds will turn back to the south. A warming trend will ensue with highs back into the 80s heading into the weekend. We’ll see a good amount of sunshine this week with just a few more clouds on Thursday thanks to a weak front that will wash out to our west. We can’t rule out a stray shower tomorrow, but most of those showers remain in the mountains. If a shower forms in our area the best timing would be in the afternoon and evening.

Most will remain dry with cloudy skies tomorrow, but a stray rain shower can't be ruled out in...
Most will remain dry with cloudy skies tomorrow, but a stray rain shower can't be ruled out in the afternoon and evening.(WDBJ7)

This weekend looks very good for some spring activities—just bring the sunscreen! Highs this weekend will be scattered around in the 80s. Looks like the warmest days so far this year will happen this weekend! Staying dry throughout the weekend too. Next best chance for rain is shaping up to be Tuesday of next week.

Temperatures soar into the 80s by the weekend.
Temperatures soar into the 80s by the weekend.(WDBJ Weather)