Another warm and humid October day is expected with highs near the mid 80s for some. Most locations have been averaging 10-15 degrees warmer than average this week. Today will be the warmest of the days, as a warm front shifted through last night and into this morning. Luckily, a strong cold front sits to our west, bringing cooler and less humid air for the weekend.
Speaking of the cold front, check out the expected passage (Saturday morning). Check out that temperatures gradient, with temperatures 10-15 degrees above average to the east, followed by temps 5-10 degrees cooler than average on the backside (west). Highs this weekend will average the mid 60s, with our norm in the lower 70s.
In addition to the blast of cool air, shower activity can be expected along and ahead of the front. An isolated shower or two can't be ruled out Friday afternoon, but the bulk of rainfall isn't until the overnight hours and early into Saturday. Rainfall amounts will vary, but between 0.25 and 0.5 is expected. This should mainly be an all rain-no thunder event. Additionally, rain and cloud cover should be out by mid morning, leaving sunny skies and a very refreshing Fall-feel the remainder of the day and again for Sunday.
If you can bare just one more day of summer-like heat and humidity, I promise relief will arrive. Check out our video forecast below for more.
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