Tuesday’s Forecast: A cool down today

Posted at 4:59 AM, Feb 02, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-02 06:02:19-05

Cooler today, Storms tomorrow… The cold front that brought us a few showers last night has moved out, leaving behind cooler air. Highs today will reach the low to mid 50s, about 20 degrees cooler than yesterday. Expect a mix of sun and clouds today with winds from the northeast. Another cold front is set to move in on Wednesday, bringing in more rain and even a chance for afternoon thunderstorms. Some storms could be strong to severe, with gusty winds and downpours. Highs will return to the low 70s Wednesday before the front, with another drop into the 50s for Thursday. Clouds and showers will linger for Thursday especially near the coast, with skies clearing on Friday. Expect sunshine and seasonal temperatures for the weekend.

Today: Partly Sunny, Breezy, Cooler. Highs in the low to mid 50s. Winds: NE 5-15

Tonight: Partly Cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Winds: NE/SE 5-10

Tomorrow: Mostly Cloudy, Rain(80%), Possible Storms. Highs in the low 70s. Winds: S 10-20G30

Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield)

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1996 Winter Storm: Heavy snow interior Virginia, Heavy rains & high winds along coast

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