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First Alert Forecast: A dry and warm weather pattern ahead

After a few leftover showers and downpours Tuesday, much lower rain chances will return for Wednesday and Thursday. (Source: WECT) After a few leftover showers and downpours Tuesday, much lower rain chances will return for Wednesday and Thursday. (Source: WECT)
A few lingering clouds and a leftover shower are likely tonight. Temperatures stay mild int he 60s. (Source:WECT) A few lingering clouds and a leftover shower are likely tonight. Temperatures stay mild int he 60s. (Source:WECT)
Soaring back into the 80s as we move into the middle and end of the week. (Source: WECT) Soaring back into the 80s as we move into the middle and end of the week. (Source: WECT)
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The low pressure system that brought a significant soaking to the Carolinas will continue to move northeast away from the area. Dry and mild conditions will return and last through the weekend as high pressure builds into the area. 

TUESDAY NIGHT DETAILS: Skies will begin to clear but a leftover shower can't be ruled out. Low temperatures are projected to be around 60 degrees with light west breezes.

WEDNESDAY DETAILS: Patchy fog is possible during the early morning hours otherwise expect partly sunny skies. Daytime highs are expected to be around 80 degrees. Mostly clear and dry conditions will continue overnight with low in the 60s. 

LONG-RANGE FORECAST HIGHLIGHTS: Thursday will likely feature fair skies, afternoon temperatures in the 70s and 80s, and morning temperatures in the 50s and 60s. Warm and mostly fair conditions, a low-end pop-up storm chance aside, ought to continue for Friday and the weekend, too.

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