First Alert Weather Days issued for this weekend as rounds of showers move through the area

Warm and breezy conditions will give way to increasing cloud cover and areas of scattered showers through Sunday morning as a strong cold front moves east.
Unseasonably warm conditions and periods of rain can be expected tonight and Sunday.
Published: Nov. 5, 2022 at 8:48 AM EDT
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Unseasonably warm conditions and periods of rain can be expected tonight and Sunday. For the start of the work week, temperatures will warm into the upper 70s and lower 80s, but we will get a cool down by mid-week.

First Alert Weather Day Sunday: Sct. showers & t-storms

Monday: AM fog then mostly sunny, very warm

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, breezy & cooler.

Warm and breezy conditions will give way to increasing cloud cover and areas of scattered showers through Sunday morning as a strong cold front moves east. For tonight, expect scattered showers and some rumbles of thunder. Overnight lows will range from the 50s in the mountains to 60s across the piedmont. On Sunday there will be chances for scattered showers and thunderstorms in the morning and afternoon; highs will climb into the 60s and 70s.

Sunday night into Monday, the cold front will stall to our west and allow high pressure to build overhead, making for the warmest day of week. Our Monday will begin with some area of patchy but with plenty of sunshine in the afternoon, highs will warm into the upper 70s and lower 80s. If we reach 80 degrees, that will break the record high of 79 degrees.

After the warmest day of the week on Monday, temperatures will finally cool down for Tuesday into the upper 60s and lower 70s under partly cloudy skies. Wednesday will be mostly sunny and pleasant with highs in the mid to upper 60s. Chances for showers will return Wednesday night into Thursday; highs on Thursday will climb into the 60s.

Tropical Update: The National Hurricane Center is giving a trough of low pressure east of the Bahamas a 70 percent chance of developing into a tropical cyclone over the next 5 days.

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Have a great day!

- Meteorologist Elissia Wilson