Wednesday’s Weather 10/18

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Today was certainly breezy and the winds will be diminishing by midnight to just around 5-10 mph. Some of the higher winds gusts were approaching 60 mph. A warm front will moving through the region in the very early morning hours. This will drive up the temperatures for Thursday to near 80 degrees. Skies will also be on the sunny side. Conditions on Friday will be very similar as the temperatures will also be near 80 degrees. A few minimal showers will be possible on Friday night and into Saturday, but it should be widely scattered if any rain at all. The winds will once again be picking up on Saturday as a low pressure system will be approaching to our North. This will cause a quick pressure change, increasing those winds. This will likely last for the entire weekend and for much of next week, before things get to settle down. As the low comes closer, a cold front is attached and this will drive the warm temperatures to be closer to average, in the mid to upper 50s. An average high temperature for this time of year is in the mid 50s and lows near freezing.

Tonight, a clear sky with a few clouds possible and lows, above average, near 40 degrees. Winds south at 5-10 mph. 

Thursday, a sunny sky and highs in the around 80 degrees. Winds south at 5-10 mph.

Thursday night, above average low temperatures continue, mid 40s, and a clear sky. Winds will start from the southeast and become south at 5-10 mph.

Friday, a few clouds throughout the day and winds south at 5-10 mph. Highs near 80 degrees.

Friday night, a few late night showers possible, but skies should stay to only a few clouds. Lows around 40 degrees and winds can be breezy at times.

 ~Heidi Werosta, KX Storm Team

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