ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — Little change is in the forecast for the remainder of the week. High pressure continues to dominate Southwest and Central Virginia, resulting in mostly dry weather and warmer temperatures.
It won’t be as chilly for Thursday morning with temperatures generally starting in the 40s. Warmer-than-average conditions are expected as southerly flow continues to bring warm air to the region. Under mostly to partly sunny skies, afternoon highs will be in the 70s and lower 80s.
Little to no rainfall is in the forecast through the weekend with the summer warmth sticking around. A mix of sun and clouds will be overhead each day. Afternoon temperatures will rise into the upper 70s and lower 80s on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Morning lows will be in the 50s and lower 60s.
A cold front will bring some rain showers to Southwest and Central Virginia on Monday and Tuesday. Light rainfall is anticipated and it doesn’t appear to be a washout for any Halloween plans.
It will be noticeably cooler behind the front. For Monday, high temperatures will be in the slightly cooler 70s. However, it will feel more November-like on Tuesday with highs in the much cooler 50s. You may want a coat or jacket over your Halloween costume! This cooler weather will continue through the remainder of the upcoming week.