Weather warms up for the weekend

High temperatures are expected to be in the mid-40s today in Wyandotte County. (National Weather Service graphic)
Saturday’s high is expected to be around 53 in Wyandotte County, according to the National Weather Service. (National Weather Service graphic)

Friday started with light fog, as the weather warms up for the weekend, according to the National Weather Service.

Above normal temperatures, in the 50s, are expected Saturday through Thursday, the weather service said.

The temperature was 35 degrees in Wyandotte County at 9 a.m. Friday. Today, it will be sunny with a high near 45 and a north wind of 9 to 11 mph, the weather service said.

Tonight, it will be mostly clear with a low of 27 and a north wind of 6 to 8 mph, according to the weather service.

Saturday, expect sunny skies and a high near 53, with a north northwest wind of 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon, the weather service said.

Saturday night, it will be mostly clear with a low of 30 and a light and variable wind, according to the weather service.

Sunday, it will be sunny with a high near 53 and a light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning, the weather service said.

Sunday night, it will be mostly clear, with a low of 28, according to the weather service.

Monday, it will be sunny with a high near 53, the weather service said.

Monday night, it will be mostly clear, with a low of 31, according to the weather service.

Tuesday, it will be mostly sunny, with a high near 53, the weather service said.

Tuesday night, it will be mostly cloudy with a low of 37, according to the weather service.

Wednesday, it will be partly sunny with a high near 53, the weather service said.

Wednesday night, it will be partly cloudy with a low of 35, according to the weather service.

Thursday, it will be sunny with a high near 52, the weather service said.

Light rain in today’s forecast

Temperatures look to remain warm enough this morning and through tonight to keep all light rain and drizzle as liquid, according to the National Weather Service.

There may be a need to watch for freezing tonight, otherwise, no hazardous weather is expected, the weather service said. Next week, temperatures will be above normal.

Today, there is a 50 percent chance of rain, with the temperatures falling to 37 by 5 p.m., the weather service said. A light north northeast wind will become north 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds may gust as high as 23 mph. Less than a tenth of an inch of precipitation is expected.

Tonight, there is a chance of drizzle, mainly before midnight, according to the weather service. The low will be around 31 with a north wind of 11 to 15 mph, gusting to 24 mph.

Friday, it will be mostly sunny, with a high near 46, the weather service said. A north wind of around 11 mph may gust as high as 18 mph.

Friday night, it will be mostly clear with a low of 26 and a north wind of 5 to 9 mph, according to the weather service.

Saturday, it will be sunny with a high near 52 and a north northwest wind of 6 mph, the weather service said.

Saturday night, it will be mostly clear with a low of 30, according to the weather service.

Sunday, it will be mostly sunny with a high near 51, the weather service said.

Sunday night, it will be mostly clear with a low of 27, according to the weather service.

Monday, it will be sunny with a high near 48, the weather service said.

Monday night, it will be mostly clear with a low around 29, according to the weather service.

Tuesday, it will be mostly sunny with a high near 50, the weather service said.

Tuesday night, it will be partly cloudy with a low of 35, according to the weather service.

Wednesday, it will be mostly sunny with a high near 50, the weather service said.

Rain in tonight’s forecast

Late tonight, light rain or drizzle will overspread the area from south to north, according to the National Weather Service.

The temperatures in Wyandotte County are not supposed to drop below freezing tonight, however, with a low of 35 predicted, the weather service said. To the north, near St. Joseph, Missouri, temperatures may be below freezing causing slick highways.

Another round of freezing precipitation may be possible Thursday night, according to the weather service.

Today, it will be sunny with a high of 52 and southwest wind of 5 to 7 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon, the weather service said.

Tonight, there is a chance of drizzle after midnight, with a low around 35, according to the weather service. There will be a south southeast wind of 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

Thursday, there is a 70 percent chance of rain, with a high near 39, the weather service said. A north wind of 6 to 15 mph may gust as high as 25 mph. Between a tenth and quarter-inch of rain is possible.

Thursday night, there is a 40 percent chance of drizzle and snow before 4 a.m., then a slight chance of snow, according to the weather service. The low will be around 30 with a north wind of 11 to 15 mph, gusting as high as 25 mph. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is possible.

Friday, it will be mostly sunny with a high near 46 and a north wind of 11 mph, gusting as high as 20 mph, the weather service said.

Friday night, it will be mostly clear with a low of 27, according to the weather service.

Saturday, it will be sunny with a high near 50, the weather service said.

Saturday night, it will be partly cloudy with a low of 31, according to the weather service.

Sunday, it will be mostly sunny, with a high near 50, the weather service said.

Sunday night, it will be mostly clear with a low of 29, according to the weather service.

Monday, it will be sunny with a high near 47, the weather service said.

Monday night, it will be mostly clear with a low of 29, according to the weather service.

Tuesday, it will be mostly sunny, with a high near 48, the weather service said.