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Backdoor cold front brings chance for rain Friday into Saturday. Cooler Saturday - but back to warm temps Sunday.
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Published: Feb. 24, 2023 at 5:29 AM EST
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - A backdoor cold front will begin passing through the region midday into the afternoon and bring the chance for scattered showers and an isolated thunderstorm. Highs today will be in the upper 70s and low 80s. Winds will be out of the north between 5-10 mph.

Temperatures this weekend will be cooler as the wind direction changes to the northeast and wedge conditions set up. A few lingering showers are possible early Saturday with morning lows in the mid-50s. Saturday afternoon temps look to be divided across the CSRA with the northern half in the upper 50s and the southern half in the low 70s. Augusta will be right in the middle with an afternoon high temp of 65°.

Sunday will be warmer with highs in the upper 70s and partly cloudy skies. It will also be getting breezy again Sunday with winds between 10-15 mph.

Monday looks warm with morning lows in the mid-50s and afternoon highs near 80. Winds will be breezy between 12-18 mph as a strong front moves in Monday night. A few showers look possible Monday night into early Tuesday. We should be dry most of the day Tuesday with breezy conditions and highs in the mid-70s. Keep it here for updates through the weekend.