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RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — For only the second time since Hurricane Matthew hit 19 days ago, rain has showed up on the radar in central North Carolina. A cold front will move through in the early morning hours of Friday, but the rain will wrap up late Thursday night. As we head into the final weekend of October, that cold front won’t cool us down, but warm us up to near 80.
Thursday warmed up across central North Carolina even with some clouds moving in. The high in the Triangle was 75 while Fayetteville made it up to 80. The normal high this time of year is 70 and we should stay above that for the next week.
Clouds will stick around central North Carolina overnight bringing a small chance for a few showers, but mainly before midnight. Lows will be mild as a result. Expect a low of 56. The rain risk is 20 percent.
Friday will bring a mix of sun and clouds to central North Carolina as the mild temperatures continue. The high will be 73.
Mainly sunny skies will return Saturday along with even warmer temperatures. The high will be around 77, after a morning low of 47.
Sunday will feature mostly sunny skies and warmer temperatures. The high will be 80, after a morning low of 56.
Monday, Halloween will be mostly sunny and a bit cooler. The high will be 73, after a morning low of 56.
Tuesday and Wednesday will continue to stay dry and sunny with above normal temperatures. The high temperatures both days will be in the mid 70s.
The sunny skies continue through the middle of the upcoming week. Expect highs in the low to mid 70s Tuesday and Wednesday while morning lows will drop into the low 50s.
This forecast was prepared by the CBS North Carolina Storm Team and is based on the latest information available and years of weather forecasting in North Carolina. It was not produced by a computer like many forecasts you find on the web, social media and smarts phone apps. If you have any questions for the CBS North Carolina Storm Team, please send us an e-mail to: email@example.com.
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