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First Alert Forecast: summer-like Sunday, increasing rain chances ahead

A mild and humid afternoon across the area. Daytime highs will top out in the 80s with warm southwest winds. (Source: WECT) A mild and humid afternoon across the area. Daytime highs will top out in the 80s with warm southwest winds. (Source: WECT)
An approaching cold front will bring showers ans storms late Monday into early Tuesday. (Source: WECT) An approaching cold front will bring showers ans storms late Monday into early Tuesday. (Source: WECT)
There are 2 round of showers and storms this week. The first will be late Monday into Tuesday and a potent system Thursday and Friday. (Source:WECT) There are 2 round of showers and storms this week. The first will be late Monday into Tuesday and a potent system Thursday and Friday. (Source:WECT)
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High pressure will be the main weather maker through Monday bringing well above average temperatures and humid conditions. The passage of two fronts - one late Monday into early Tuesday and another Thursday into Friday - will bring a spike in rain chances.Temperatures will stay well above average to start the week before trending more seasonable.

SUNDAY FORECAST DETAILS: Mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies for the day with highs deep into the 80s once again. Moderate southerly breezes could produce some afternoon wind gusts near 20 mph. Partly cloudy skies during the nighttime with temperatures falling into the upper 60s and low 70s.

FORECAST HIGHLIGHTS FOR NEXT WEEK: For Monday and Tuesday, expect partly cloudy skies and shower and thunderstorm chances near 20% Monday, near 60% Monday night, and near 20% for Tuesday. Temperatures will likely crest in the 80s Monday and 70s Tuesday. Latter-week rain chances ought to function near 0% Wednesday and near 50% Thursday and Friday. Low 80s are likely by Wednesday again before highs fall back to around 70 by next Friday. 

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