An upper level low to our south along with a weakening surface cold front will serve as a focus for clouds and showers into Wednesday. A warm front returns northward from the Carolinas across the region on Thursday, focusing additional opportunities for rain showers. Weak high pressure then builds in for Friday, with a strong cold front expected to move across the forecast area early in the weekend. Temperatures through the rest of the workweek remain above normal.
The weather map with this story was taken at 6:40 pm Tuesday evening. Here’s the forecast:
Wednesday – Rain likely before 1 pm, then a chance of showers, mainly between 1 pm and 4 pm. Patchy fog after 1 pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night – A slight chance of rain before 1 am. Patchy fog after 2 am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday – A slight chance of rain. Areas of fog before 9 am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.