Daily Forecast | The latest from First Alert Meteorologist Tim Strong
Getting warmer the next few days. Storms move through Thursday night and temps drops Friday through the weekend.
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - High pressure will be over the region today bringing us dry conditions, but a cold front will move through late Thursday and brings the chance for storms then dropping temperatures Friday through the weekend. Clear skies this evening into tonight. Low temperatures will be dropping to the mid-30s for most of the CSRA by early Wednesday. Winds will be calm overnight.
Staying dry this afternoon with highs in the mid to upper 60s. Winds will be out of the southwest between 5-10 mph.
A strong cold front will move across the region Thursday into Friday. Confidence is increasing that we could see strong to severe storms moving into the CSRA Thursday afternoon. A First Alert is in effect for the threat of severe storms. The Storm Prediction Center as the CSRA included in a Slight to Marginal risk for severe weather Thursday. We will continue to monitor and update. It will be breezy Thursday with southwest winds between 10-15 mph and higher gusts. Highs Thursday will be well above normal in the mid to low 70s. The chance for storms will be Thursday evening into Thursday night.
Skies will clear Friday with dry, but much colder, air building in for the weekend. Morning lows Friday will be in the mid-40s and then highs will struggle to climb into the mid-50s by the afternoon. Winds will be out of the northwest between 10-15 mph.
Morning lows Saturday and Sunday will be below freezing in the upper 20s and low 30s. Sunshine is expected Saturday and Sunday with highs in the 50s.
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