Temperatures continue climbing through this midweek with well-above average temperatures as a warm front remains over the region. Warmer, southerly air will continue filling in the next couple of days with highs in the upper 50s and as warm as the low 60s tomorrow. Cloudy conditions remain through this unsettled weather pattern, though another mainly dry day stays today with only a few isolated, light rain showers possible tonight. Better rain chances arrive later tomorrow with some scattered, light rain showers expected by tomorrow afternoon/evening. The strong cold front with this frontal system moves through Thursday, bringing dramatically colder air and winter precipitation into the Valley. Any rain showers early Thursday will transition to some winter mix of mainly rain/snow by Thursday afternoon/evening. As the arctic air mass continues moving in, all precipitation transitions to snow for Friday with accumulation looking probable, though no exact amounts have been pinned down. Lower amounts look likely at this point, but a messy Friday morning commute is likely nonetheless. Highs are brutally cold this weekend as we won't leave the 20s.
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