First Warning Forecast: Cooler now but we’re warming up

Posted at 1:34 PM, Apr 18, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-18 15:24:09-04

Cooler now but we’re warming up….You’ve likely noticed a big change with our temperatures today compared to yesterday. But get ready for even more swings with our temperatures this week.

As we move through our Tuesday night, we’ll see a few clouds around, but through the overnight, increasing clouds will be the rule.  No rain is expected. Low temperatures will be in the lower 50s.

On Wednesday, we’ll see mostly cloudy skies. A few showers may creep in, along with a rumble of thunder. High temperatures will be in the upper 60s. A little more sun will peek through the clouds on Thursday. Southerly winds will help temperatures climb into the lower 80s Thursday afternoon and again on Friday. A few showers and storms are possible Friday.

For the weekend, we’ve had to increase rain chances for Saturday. Rain will also be likely on Sunday and Monday.

Tonight: Increasing Clouds. Cool. Lows in the low 50s. Winds: E 5-15 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly Cloudy. Scattered Showers (30%). Highs in the upper 60s. Winds: E/SE 5-15 mph.

Thursday: Partly Sunny. Warmer. Highs in the low 80s. Winds: SW 5-10 mph.

Weather & Health 

Pollen: Moderate-High (Oak, Maple, Alder)

UV Index: Low to Moderate

Air Quality: Good (Code Green)

Mosquitoes: Moderate


Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield)

1887 Tornado: Suffolk

Dominic Brown
First Warning Meteorologist
WTKR-TV News 3
For First Warning Weather Updates, check out:
Meteorologist Dominic Brown’s Facebook Fan Page HERE
Meteorologist Dominic Brown’s Twitter Page HERE

Click here to sign up for email alerts from the First Warning Storm Team.