Despite the fact that the month of April overall is warmer than normal, the month will likely be cooler than the month of March as cooler than normal temperatures are in the forecast over the last few days left in the month. The normal temperature for this time of year is in the lower to mid-60s, but temperatures will be far from that as east-northeast winds, which has been quite persistent overall for the month of April, yields in cooler, drier air from Canada and off the lake waters. This pattern will continue today and throughout the weekend. This weekend, particularly Friday evening through Saturday morning, will be not only cool and breezy, but damp. Clouds will build into the area on Friday with light rain developing during the evening hours and becoming steadier as the night wears on.
Thursday: Mostly sunny, breezy, and unseasonably cool. Highs in the lower to mid 50s.
Friday: Increasing clouds. Becoming breezy. Light rain develops in the evening becoming a steadier rain at night. Highs in the lower to mid 50s. Winds east-southeast 10-20 mph with gust to 35 mph.
Saturday: A.M. showers. Breezy. Highs in the upper 40s to lower 50s. Winds east-northeast 10-20 mph.
Sunday: Mostly sunny and cool. Highs in the lower 50s. Winds north-northeast 5-15 mph.
Monday: Partly cloudy, breezy, and warmer. Highs in the mid 60s to mid 70s. Winds becoming south-southwest 10-20 mph with higher gust.
Tuesday: Unseasonably warm and breezy. Chance for showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Winds southwest 10-20 mph with higher gust.
Wednesday: Unseasonably warm. Chance for showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Winds southwest 10-20 mph.
8-15 day outlook (Long-range Forecast)
Thursday May 3: Highs in the 70s.
Friday May 4: Highs in the 60s.
Saturday May 5: Highs in the 50s.
Sunday May 6: Highs in the 50s/60s.
Monday May 7: Highs in the 50s.
Tuesday May 8: Highs in the 50s/60s.
Wednesday Mar 9: Highs in the 50s/70s.
Thursday May 10: Highs in the 50s/70s.
Friday May 11: Highs in the 50s/60s.
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