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Forecast: Warming trend begins Sunday afternoon

4:13 PM, Dec 23, 2012   |    comments
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After waking up to sub-freezing temperatures for many folks on Sunday morning, a warming trend will begin by Sunday afternoon.  As winds begin to veer to the northeast and eventually east, the cold Canadian airmass that descended on the Sunshine State will begin to moderate.  Highs on Sunday will peak in the mid to upper 60's..with a few southern locations reaching 70 degrees. 

Warm and quiet weather will continue for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day with partly cloudy skies.  Another cold front begins to push south across the area on Wednesday, bringing with it a 30% chance of showers.  Temperatures will once again dip on Thursday with highs back down into the 60's.

Sunday Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Wind chill values as low as 35 early. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.

Sunday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

Monday Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 8 mph. 

Monday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

Christmas Day Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.

Tuesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

Wednesday A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 9 to 14 mph becoming west southwest 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

Wednesday Night   A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 49. North wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

Thursday Sunny, with a high near 67.

Thursday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

Friday Sunny, with a high near 72.

Friday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

Saturday Sunny, with a high near 73.