Thursday’s First Warning Forecast: Sunny, chilly, and windy

Posted at 5:06 AM, Mar 22, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-22 12:33:49-04

Meteorologist Myles Henderson’s First Warning Forecast

More sunshine but still chilly and windy… Expect sunny skies through midday with clouds returning to the picture later this afternoon and evening. Highs will struggle to reach 50 this afternoon, about 10 degrees below normal. It will feel more like the low to mid 40s with the wind.

Expect partly cloudy skies tonight with lows returning to the low and mid 30s. It will remain breezy with NW winds at 10 to 15 mph. Wind chill values will drop back into the 20s overnight.

We will see mostly sunny skies on Friday with highs in the low 50s. It will still be breezy with NW winds at 10 to 15 mph.

We will start with sunshine on Saturday but clouds will build in through the day. We are tracking showers that will move in late Saturday afternoon and evening. Showers will start as rain but as temperatures drop overnight, we will see a mix of rain and snow. Showers will move out Sunday morning and skies will clear out Sunday afternoon. It will be chilly this weekend with highs in the mid to upper 40s. Winds will be light on Saturday but will pick up again on Sunday.

Today: Partly Cloudy, Windy. Highs in the upper 40s. Winds: NW 10-20

Tonight: Partly Cloudy, Breezy. Lows in the low to mid 30s. Winds: NW 10-15

Tomorrow: Mostly Sunny, Breezy. Highs in the low 50s. Winds: NW 10-15

Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield)

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