Thursday’s First Warning Forecast: Sunshine and cooler today

Posted at 5:12 AM, Dec 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-21 12:25:31-05

Meteorologist Myles Henderson’s First Warning Forecast

Up and down temperatures through the weekend… Highs will only warm to near 50 today, about ten degrees cooler than yesterday but near normal for this time of year. We will see lots of sunshine today. It will be a bit breezy this morning but winds should relax by midday.

Warmer air returns to end the week. Highs will climb into the low 60s on Friday and low 70s on Saturday. We will see a mix of partly to mostly cloudy skies with scattered showers both Friday and Saturday. Rain chances will increase on Sunday as a cold front moves in. Skies will clear and cold air will return early next week.

Today: Mostly Sunny, Cooler. Highs near 50. Winds: NE 5-15

Tonight: A Few Clouds. Lows in the upper 30s. Winds: E 5-10

Tomorrow: Mix of Clouds, Scattered Showers (30%). Highs in the low 60s. Winds: S 5-10

Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield)

December 21st

1962 Winter Weather: 3.6″ snow – Richmond

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