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Wednesday morning First Alert forecast (12/06/2017)

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Posted at 5:35 AM, Dec 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-06 23:40:13-05

MIDWAY, Fl. (WTXL) -- Cooler air is on the way with the warmest temperatures of the week well past us. A major Arctic chill is expected to set up for the weekend with lows in the 30s. Before that, cold and rainy conditions are expected to persist for the next few days.

Wednesday: The warmest temperatures for most, if not all of us will have happened in the morning, with numbers in the mid to upper 60s. For the afternoon, after the passage of an Arctic cold front, temperatures will only go down due to the significance of the cold air, excess cloud cover and high rain coverage. Expect daytime temperatures to FALL to the mid and upper 50s.

Rain coverage will be around 70% with light rain likely and a few areas of moderate to heavier rain possible.

Beach and Boating forecast information and your Wednesday Tide Times are below:

Thursday and Friday: The cold air and cloudy skies will dominate for both Thursday and Friday with morning lows in the 40s and daytime highs staying in the 40s. Rain coverage will be high, at around 70-80%.

Saturday: After days of cloud cover and cold rain, clearing is anticipated though morning conditions may still be rainy at times with lows in the 30s. As the sun returns for the afternoon, expect highs in the lower to mid 50s.

Sunday: Clear skies are forecast with lows in the lower to mid 30s and highs in the lower 50s.

Monday: The coldest morning of the forecast period is expected with lows at or below freezing. Highs are expected to reach the lower 60s with mainly sunny skies.

Tuesday: A brief warming trend is expected with lows near 40° and highs in the mid/upper 60s. Rain coverage will return (20%). Another big cool-down looks likely beyond Tuesday.

You can catch the forecast on ABC 27 News starting at 5:00 each weekday morning, as well as ABC 27 News at Noon. Chief Meteorologist Casanova Nurse has your forecast at 5:00, 5:30, 6:00, and 11:00 this evening.

Plus, you can get the First Alert forecast every 10 minutes on Channel 27.3 Weather NOW.

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