Southern system to bring soaking rain early Sunday

Wet weather may increase travel issues across the east coast Sunday
Published: Nov. 25, 2022 at 2:38 AM EST|Updated: Nov. 25, 2022 at 10:59 PM EST
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  • Dry and warm start to the weekend
  • First half of Sunday will be soggy
  • Another soaking next Wednesday

SATURDAY

The weekend starts out dry Saturday, but clouds will enter the region during the second half of the day. Afternoon highs climb to the low 60s. Winds will turn lighter. Saturday should be the best day for decorating.

Rain returns Sunday with a widespread soaking
Rain returns Sunday with a widespread soaking(WDBJ7)

SUNDAY

Our second wave of rainfall arrives late Saturday night lasts through the first half of Sunday. Widespread rain is likely by daybreak Sunday. Some lingering showers are possible into early afternoon, but most will see drier conditions building in after lunchtime from west to east. Rainfall totals will generally be in the .50″ to 1.00″ range.

Rain totals with our Sunday storm will likely be in the .50 to .75" range.
Rain totals with our Sunday storm will likely be in the .50 to .75" range.(WDBJ7)

DRY, WARM START TO THE WEEK

Winds will once again be strong after this system. We’ll start off a new workweek on the breezy side, but we should be dry! Highs next week will read slightly warmer than normal for this time of the year.

Looks like we will hold onto slightly warmer than normal temperatures even into next week.
Looks like we will hold onto slightly warmer than normal temperatures even into next week.(WDBJ7)

MIDWEEK RAIN

Another area of low pressure and a cold front will bring rain to the region by Wednesday. While the specifics will be ironed out in the coming days, it does look like a widespread soaker. Behind the front, a large temperature drop will occur which may bring some snow showers to the mountain locations late Wednesday night into early Thursday.

A strong cold front will enter the region Wednesday bringing more rain followed by cooler...
A strong cold front will enter the region Wednesday bringing more rain followed by cooler conditions.(WDBJ7)