RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – Widespread rain and cooler temperatures are on the way for Monday as a cold front moves through the area. Cloudy and wet conditions continue through Wednesday before another cold front moves in Wednesday, clearing out the clouds and bringing a reinforcing shot of cold air to central North Carolina later this week.
Monday will be cloudy and chilly with periods of rain and a high of 51. Winds will be northeast 5 to 8 mph. The rain risk will be 90 percent.
Monday Night will be cloudy with more showers around. The overnight low will be 46. Winds will be light out of the northeast. The rain risk will be 50 percent.
Tuesday is expected to be cloudy in the morning with a bit of rain possible. Then it should be mostly cloudy in the afternoon and milder with a chance of a shower. The high will be around 60, winds will become south around 5 mph. The rain risk will be 30 percent.
Wednesday will be mainly cloudy with scattered showers as a cold front moves through midday. The high will be 65, after a mild morning low of 54. The rain risk will be 50 percent.
Thursday will be partly cloudy and cooler with a high of 55, after a morning low of 41.
Friday will be mostly sunny with a high of 54, after a morning low of 37.
Saturday will also be mostly sunny with a high of 55, after a morning low of 35.
Next Sunday will be mostly sunny again with a high of 56, after a morning low of 36.
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