REST OF THURSDAY: Sunshine will likely prevail through the rest of the afternoon, allowing for highs to top out in the lower and middle 70s this afternoon. Tonight, expect zones of fog and clouds to develop; though the fog that develop will be more patchy in nature. Lows will fall to the 60s.
FRIDAY: Clouds will stick around through much of the day, though a few peeks of sunshine are possible through the afternoon hours. Highs will be warm and muggy, amid a stiff south breeze; in the upper 70s. A few showers possible near and south of I-20; better rain chances the farther north you are. Rain chances will increase for all overnight as a strong cold front pushes through the region.
WEEKEND FORECAST: Showers and storms will be likely on Saturday morning as strong front pushes through. Highs will occur early – in the 60s, falling into the 50s through the afternoon hours. Rain showers will end by Saturday evening. We'll trend drier for Sunday, though clouds may linger around. Expect highs in the 50s for Christmas Eve.
NEXT WEEK: Christmas Day will feature quiet weather – expect partly cloudy skies with highs in the upper 40s and lower 50s; we’ll stay quiet and dry into Tuesday before our next weather maker begins to make its presence known by late Wednesday, bringing an increased chance of rain amid seasonable temperatures in the upper 50s to near 60°. Next shot of chilly air due into the region by Friday or Saturday.
WLBT/FOX 40 First Alert Meteorologist
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