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Maze: Expect frost again Tuesday morning

Posted October 18, 2009
Updated October 19, 2009

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— Mid-day sunshine barely boosted temperatures into the 60s Monday afternoon, and the threat of frost is in the air again Tuesday, WRAL meteorologist Mike Maze said.

A frost advisory is in effect for most of the state from 4 a.m. through 9 a.m. Tuesday morning. Overnight lows are expected to be in the 30s in the Triangle and colder in the mountains.

See frost advisories in your area.

By Tuesday afternoon, the warm-up should put the weather back on average, with highs in the low 70s, Maze said.

Tuesday will see a high around 73 degrees, right around the norm for early fall. Highs in the 70s will continue for the rest of the week.

And overnight lows will eventually start catching up with them. From Wednesday night, nighttime temperatures will stay in 50s.

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  • time4real Oct 19, 2009

    Maze: we don't really know what will happen, but the day after it happens will be glad to tell you!

  • redapace Oct 19, 2009

    I have some friends in Australia that say it has been getting warmer down there in the last several weeks.

  • donnied1952 Oct 19, 2009

    I hope that someone has call Al Gore. Cold in the morning and warming up during the day is just wierd for October, lol

  • tgw Oct 19, 2009

    The climate change folks are shivering this morning. Could they be wrong?? Oh-that's right-we cannot afford to find out-the world may come to an end while we wait and see.

    Just tax the he.. out of us to help President Obama fund all his other "projects" to make America a 2nd rate country.

  • Space Mountain Oct 19, 2009

    I think we could have a cold winter.