Briefly cooler temperatures followed by a weekend warm-up.
Thursday, clouds gathered during the day as afternoon showers arrived north of I-96. Temperatures ranged with the mid 60s to near 70° to the mid 70s south.
Thursday night, showers will end from NW to SE under cloudy skies. Lows will drop into the low to mid 50s. Winds will shift from the southwest to the northwest at 6-12 mph.
Friday, skies will become mostly sunny with highs near 60°. Winds will be north at 7-14 mph inland and 8-16 mph along the lakeshore.
Friday night will be clear to partly cloudy and cooler with lows in the low 40s. Winds will be north at 5-10 mph during evening, becoming calm by daybreak.
Saturday and Sunday will be sunny and milder with highs in the low 60s Saturday and around 70° Sunday. Winds will be southwest at 5-10 mph on Saturday and southwest at 8-16 mph Sunday.
Monday will be partly cloudy, warm and humid with afternoon showers and thunderstorms possible,, especially east. Highs will be in the upper 60s.
Tuesday will be partly cloudy and turning cooler with falling temperatures from the upper 50s into the upper 40s.
Wednesday will be partly cloudy with a few scattered showers with highs in the low 60s.
Thursday will be cloudy and cooler with highs around 60°.
The 6-10 Day Outlook for Wed. Oct. 14 through Sun. Oct. 18 calls for above average temperatures and above average precipitation. Average highs are around 60-61° with average precipitation of 0.49".
The 8-14 Day Outlook for Fri. Oct. 16 through Thu. Oct. 22 calls for above average temperatures and above average precipitation. Average highs are around 58-60° with average precipitation of 0.70".
Make it a fabulous Friday!
Chief Meteorologist George Lessens
George is a graduate of Penn State University working for WZZM 13 for nearly 35 years. He is an eleven-time MAB® Weathercast Award Winner and two-Time EMMY® Award Winner.