MIDWAY, Fl. (WTXL) -- Colder air continues for a few more days before a return to above average warmth and more chances for rain. Next week, highs may approach 80 degrees, which is much warmer than the 50s we've seen this week.
Wednesday: The first widespread light freeze of the season is underway, with many spots below 32 degrees before and during sunrise. The afternoon will still be pretty cool with highs forecast to stay in the mid 50s. Expect a mainly sunny sky with passing cirrus clouds.
Your Wednesday Marine forecast information is below:
Thursday: The morning will likely have temperatures in the lower to mid 30s, so a few spots may drop below freezing once again. Frost is likely with calm winds in place. The afternoon will more noticeably more mild, with highs in the 60s due to warmer winds coming from the south. Skies are expected to be partly cloudy.
Friday: Temperatures will be chilly in the morning, with 40s expected. The afternoon will likely see the return of lower 70s under partly to mostly cloudy skies. A new front will approach from the west, and a stray shower may occur due to it's approach. The weekend will have much more rain activity.
Saturday: A cold front from the west will move into the local area, bringing with it widespread showers and scattered thunderstorms. While there is still some uncertainty on strength and timing, there appears to be a possibility of strong or severe storms occurring on Saturday. Rain coverage will be around 70% with morning temperatures in the 60s and highs in the lower 70s.
Sunday: Isolated showers and storms are still possible as the front may stall nearby (30% rain coverage). Expect morning temperatures in the 60s with highs in the mid to upper 70s.
Early next week: More warmth and moisture stick around due to the stalled front. Isolated to scattered showers and storms (20-40% coverage) are still possible with lows in the 60s and highs in the 70s to near 80 degrees. Another system will push it out by Wednesday, cooling us off after.
You can catch the forecast on ABC 27 News starting at 5:00 each weekday morning, as well as ABC 27 News at Noon. First Alert Chief Meteorologist Casanova Nurse has your forecast at 5:00, 5:30, 6:00, and 11:00 this evening.
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