Warmer trends before winter begins (12/17/22)

As clouds rolled in and the sky became overcast Saturday afternoon, high temperatures topped out in the middle 30s. Clouds are expected to clear out somewhat overnight, so temperatures will drop into the lower 20s and teens across our area heading into Sunday.

Hour By Hour Tonight Kbsi

Temperatures on Saturday were the coolest we’ve seen for some time, and 30-degree temperatures are here for a bit longer. Not to mention there is also arctic air headed our way. For now, the end of the weekend will remain quiet with mostly sunny conditions and light winds.

Dma Tomorrow High

As for the extended outlook looking at temperatures to come, darker shades of purple (below) indicate a higher chance that we will see temperatures below normal. Wind chills with this cold air could be on the order of 10 to 15° below zero Thursday night into Friday morning.

Cpc 6 10 Outlook

Wednesday will officially start the season of winter, and almost on cue, snow chances are back in the forecast for the end of the week. We’ll have to see if the chances are right for a snowy Christmas, although history tells us that it is a rare sight.

3 7 Day Forecast

Meteorologist Jessica Blum 
FOX 23 Storm Alert Team

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