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Independence , VA
Skyline National Bank, Independence VA

Forecast Last Updated at Sunday, October 17, 2021 at 6:27AM

Chilly; Breezy

Fall fell on us Saturday. Cool high pressure presses eastward this week. We have a breezy Sunday with chilly temperatures. Valley frost is possible for the next two nights. Progressively milder weather begins Monday afternoon. The next front arrives Thursday night with a passing light shower possible. The airmass that follows is not as chilly.

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Sunday

Hi: 57 Lo: 40

Clear; Seasonably cool; Valley frost possible tonight; NW wind 10-20 mph, gusty, becoming 5-15 mph in valleys tonight
Monday

Hi: 64 Lo: 40

Clear; Seasonal temperatures; Valley frost possible Mon. night; NW wind 5-15 mph
Tuesday

Hi: 70 Lo: 43

Clear; A bit warmer; Light West Wind
Wednesday

Hi: 71 Lo: 46

Scattered clouds; Stays pleasant
Thursday

Hi: 70 Lo: 49

Increasing PM clouds; Still pleasant; A passing light shower possible late-day and Thur. night

Further Out

Friday - Decreasing clouds; Slightly cooler; High in the lower 60s; Low in the lower 40s
Saturday - Mostly clear; Seasonally cool; High in the lower 60s; Low in the upper 30s

Forecast Discussion

It's a simple forecast. Sprawling Canadian high pressure moves across the Southeast this week. The progression for us is... Sunday cool and breezy. Frost possible Sunday and Monday nights in valleys. Gradually milder weather begins Monday afternoon.

The next front arrives Thursday night. Clouds increase late Thursday and Thursday night with a light passing shower possible.

The high pressure that follows will knock temperatures down a little Friday and Saturday. Friday will be breezy with decreasing clouds. Saturday will be seasonably cool and dry.

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