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First Alert Forecast: rain chances rise to start the week

Expect another mild start with temperatures mainly in the 60s amid west-northwest breezes. (Source: WECT) Expect another mild start with temperatures mainly in the 60s amid west-northwest breezes. (Source: WECT)
Rain chances will increase late Sunday night into Monday as a cold front crosses the area. (Source: WECT) Rain chances will increase late Sunday night into Monday as a cold front crosses the area. (Source: WECT)
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A cold front will bring a few showers to start the week and temperatures will remain with above average in the upper 60s. Enjoy a brief dry spell Tuesday before unsettled weather returns midweek. 

SUNDAY EVENING DETAILS: Expect clouds to increase through the overnight hours and an approaching cold front will spike rain chances to 30-40%. Nighttime low will be in the mild lower 60s.

MONDAY FORECAST DETAILS: Rain chances ramp up to a healthy 60% as the aforementioned  cold front crosses the region.  High temperatures in the middle and upper 60s will be reached around midnight. Temperatures will gradually drop as the day continues. Low temperatures will be in the 40s.

EXTENDED FORECAST: Cooler 60s return Tuesday under partly sunny skies and mostly dry conditions. A gradual warming trend will last Wednesday through Friday and rain chances will range from 30-40%.  By next weekend, expect seasonably cool 60s and mostly sunny skies. 

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