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NWS Special Weather Statement (Grayson County)

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Twin Co. Airport , VA

Forecast Last Updated at Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 11:54AM

Chilly Start

Cool high pressure builds into the region today and hangs out through the weekend. This will result in mostly sunny skies with moderating temperatures. After a frigid start, the afternoon almost fells mild :-). More seasonal temperatures return through the weekend. Our next shot at precipitation comes late Monday with another frontal system.

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Thursday

Hi: 33 Lo: 20

Sunny skies; Chilly, but not as cold; NW wind 10-20 mph
Friday

Hi: 48 Lo: 25

Mostly sunny; Seasonal temperatures; NW 5-10 mph
Saturday

Hi: 52 Lo: 34

Mostly sunny; A bit milder; More clouds Sat night; NW wind 5-10 mph
Sunday

Hi: 55 Lo: 37

Partly cloudy; Continued mild
Monday

Hi: 52 Lo: 39

Cloudy with PM rain developing; More rain Mon. night

Further Out

Tuesday - Decreasing clouds; Maybe a lingering shower early; Cooler; High in the mid 40s; Low near 30 degrees
Wednesday - Scattered clouds; Seasonal temperatures; High in the lower 40s; Low in the upper 20s

Forecast Discussion

High pressure has settled along the Gulf Coast and slowly builds across the Southeast through the weekend. This will result in abundant sunshine through the weekend with a moderating trend in temperatures. Our next frontal system develops over the Plains on Sunday.

The next low system reaches the Midwest by Monday with a cold front extending through the Lower Mississippi Valley. The front crosses the Tennessee Valley late Monday bringing increased clouds throughout western Virginia. Showers develop late Monday afternoon and linger through the overnight hours. Some higher elevation spots will have a mix of rain and snow overnight with no accumulation expected for now. Clouds diminish Tuesday as high pressure builds in. Temperatures will be cooler than the weekend but at seasonal values.

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