While wet for the first day of spring, temperatures will be warmer than normal.

Chilly and cloudy this evening, rain showers arrive for start of spring

QUICK-LOOK FORECAST

  • Warming up this week
  • Spring begins Wednesday with some showers
  • Pleasant, dry weekend

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DETAILED FORECAST

OVERNIGHT: Clouds will gradually increase through the night, but we stay dry with overnight lows in the lower 30s, StormCenter 7 Chief Meteorologist McCall Vrydaghs said.

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WEDNESDAY: Becoming mostly cloudy with scattered, light rain showers developing late afternoon into the evening from the northwest. It will become breezy out ahead of these showers, but the southerly winds will help to push our temperatures into the middle 50s for a high. Showers will slowly taper through the night and into the start of Thursday.

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THURSDAY: Lots of clouds around Thursday and perhaps a few lingering sprinkles, but then conditions will dry out and clouds break into Thursday afternoon. A slightly cooler day with highs in the upper 40s.

FRIDAY: Partly sunny skies, windy and warmer on Friday with highs in the upper 40s. 

5-day forecast with Meteorologist Molly Coates

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SATURDAY: A pleasant start to the weekend with mostly sunny skies and highs in the upper 40s.

SUNDAY: Lots of sunshine early on Sunday, but clouds will increase for the second half of the day. It will be a mild afternoon with highs in the upper 50s. Some showers will develop from the north Sunday night.

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