WEEKEND WEATHER FORECAST- FRI EARLY EDITION

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Weather Forecast Update Fri PM
Most of the forecast below remains intact. The period of cloudiness mid and late Saturday morning will be just a few hours duration.   (The clouds stay to our north on the latest models.) Very windy. High temperatures as shown 60-62.

Sunday is looking a bit wetter with the latest GFS. Light showers early part of the day, QPF about 0.15- 0.20 inches water. Clearing later in the afternoon. Continued cool.  

Low pressure moving up to our northwest on Friday will an associated warm front will be scattered showers and low clouds today (Friday). A strong  cold front will move through between 5 and 8 PM Friday evening, with showers and some heavy thunderstorms possible.

Rain ends later Friday evening (tapering as early as 9 PM) and cooler air moves in for Saturday.

Saturday will start with a fair amount of cloudiness in the morning, especially between 9 AM and  1PM as a strong upper air disturbance moves though.  Clouds thin and lift in the early to mid afternoon with increasing sunshine.  It will be windy (WNW) with gusts over 30 mph!  Highs 60-62.

Another low pressure disturbance moves through on Sunday. Sunday will be cloudy, but precipitation is [currently] expected to be fairly light and scattered. Areas east of PHL will have light precip continue in the afternoon.  High near 60.

 (There is still significant uncertainty with Sunday’s forecast as the statistical models have quite a bit of spread in the forecast.)