Thursday’s First Warning Forecast: Tracking rain today and tomorrow

Posted at 5:48 AM, Jan 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-03 12:33:54-05

Meteorologist Myles Henderson’s First Warning Forecast

A soggy end to the week… After a soggy morning, rain will become more scattered by midday and this afternoon. Temperatures will reach the low to mid 50s today, about 5 degrees above normal. We will see mostly cloudy skies tonight with lows falling into the low 40s.

A second round of rain will move in on Friday. We will see mostly cloudy skies tomorrow morning with some sunshine trying to sneak in. Scattered showers moving in tomorrow afternoon. Highs will warm a small step, into the mid 50s on Friday. Rain will become more widespread by Friday night with areas of heavy rain and stray storms are possible.

Showers will linger into early Saturday morning. Most of the rain should move out by sunrise and clouds will quickly follow. Most of the weekend will be sunny and dry with high temperatures in the low 60s.

Today: Mostly Cloudy, AM Rain (90%). Highs in the low 50s. Winds: W/N 5-10

Tonight: Mostly Cloudy. Lows in the low 40s. Winds: NE/E 5-10

Tomorrow: Mostly Cloudy, PM Rain (80%). Highs in the mid 50s. Winds: SE 5-10

Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield)

January 3rd

2002 Winter Storm: 7.7″ snow Richmond, 6.6″ snow Norfolk, 3.0″ snow Salisbury

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