Monday’s First Warning Forecast: Clearing skies and warming up

Posted at 5:18 AM, Mar 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-21 05:18:26-04

Meteorologist Myles Henderson’s First Warning Forecast

Clearing skies and warming up…. Expect cloudy skies, drizzle and a few leftover showers this morning with temperatures in the low 40s and upper 30s. Skies will clear through midday with highs in the low to mid 50s this afternoon. It will still be windy today with NW winds at 10 to 20 mph. Sunshine and warmer temperatures move in for midweek. Expect mostly sunny skies Tuesday with highs near 60s and winds beginning to relax. Sunshine continues for Wednesday with highs in the low 70s. We will warm into the mid 70s Thursday with clouds starting to build in ahead of an approaching cold front. The front will bring in rain for Friday. We should return to sunshine and 60s for the weekend.

Today: AM Clouds & Drizzle, PM Sunshine, Windy. Highs in the low 50s. Winds: NW 10-20

Tonight: Mainly Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Winds: NW/W 5-15

Tomorrow: Mostly Sunny. Highs near 60. Winds: SW 5-15

Weather & Health

Pollen: Moderate (Juniper, Birch, Sycamore)

UV Index: 4 (Moderate)

Air Quality: Good (Code Green)

Mosquitoes: Low

Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield)

March 21st

1943 Winter Storm 5.4″ snow – Richmond, VA

For weather updates on Facebook: MylesHendersonWTKR

Follow me on Twitter: @MHendersonWTKR

Check out the Interactive Radar on Interactive Radar