Rain set to move in after lunchtime, temperatures stay cold until weekend
Posted January 7, 2020 5:19 a.m. EST
Updated January 7, 2020 5:47 p.m. EST
Raleigh, N.C. — Rain began filtering in after lunchtime Tuesday afternoon but should leave the area quickly, according to WRAL meteorologist Elizabeth Gardner.
Showers will be possible across the Triangle between noon and 4 p.m., Gardner said. It was a chilly morning in Raleigh, with temperatures in the low 30s, but warmed up to the upper 40's by afternoon.
Wednesday and Thursday will both be sunny but brisk, with a high in the low 50s. Rain is not expected to move into the area again until the weekend.
Friday will be milder, with a high in the mid 60s, before a chance for rain moves in overnight. Some rain could fall during the daylight hours on Saturday, but the greatest chance for rain comes Saturday evening and overnight.
With the rain comes warmer temperatures, which could climb to 70 degrees for both Saturday and Sunday.