Forecast: Cold today, warmer Friday

It will be cold today, with a high near 25 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.

Look for a 20-degree jump in temperatures on Friday, to a high of 47, the weather service said, as a warm front moves in tonight.

Tonight’s low will be about 22, the weather service said. The wind will change from north northeast during the daytime today to south southeast tonight.

The warmup on Friday will be short-lived, according to the weather service, as a cold front will move through the area in the afternoon. Friday night’s low will be around 30.

On Saturday, Valentine’s Day, the high will be 34, with a west wind of 6 to 11 mph becoming north northeast at 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon, the weather service said. Winds may gust as high as 26 mph. A cold front will move through the area.

Sunday, the high temperature will drop to 25 degrees, the weather service said, and there will be a 30 percent chance of snow Sunday night. At this time, the weather service stated it is not sure about the track of the snow, but there is a potential for a significant snowfall.

A 50 percent chance of snow is predicted for Monday, Presidents Day, according to the weather service. The high will be about 31. Monday night, a 40 percent chance of snow continues.

For Tuesday and Wednesday, the weather will continue cold, with a possible high of 25 degrees, and dry.

Cool and windy day ahead for Wednesday

Today’s forecast is mostly cloudy and breezy, with falling temperatures as a cold front continues to move into the area, according to the National Weather Service.

The temperature was 36 degrees at 8 a.m., with a wind chill of 27.

The temperature already fell from 42 degrees at 6 a.m., and at 9 a.m., it is predicted to be 31 degrees. Temperatures will climb to 34 at noon before falling again at 3 p.m. to 33 degrees, at 6 p.m. to 28 degrees, and at midnight it will be 25 degrees.

A north northwest wind of 15 to 20 mph will gust as high as 28 mph on Wednesday, the weather service said.

Tonight, it will be mostly clear. The weather service said Thursday morning the low will be around 14 degrees at 9 a.m.

Thursday, the high will be near 25 with a wind chill between minus 1 and 9, according to the weather service. Winds will be 10 to 15 mph, gusting to 21 mph, the weather service said. Thursday night’s forecast is a low around 20.

Friday, temperatures will warm up to a high of 46, according to the weather service. A south wind of 9 to 11 mph will change to the northwest in the afternoon.

Friday night, expect a low of 26, the weather service said.

On Valentine’s Day, Saturday’s forecast is mostly sunny with a high near 31, according to the weather service, and Saturday night’s low will be around 8.

Sunday, expect partly sunny skies with a high near 26, the weather service said. Sunday night’s low will be around 20.

For President’s Day, Monday, there is now a 40 percent chance of rain and snow in the forecast, according to the weather service. The high will be 35 degrees.

There is a 30 percent chance of snow Monday night, with a low around 21, according to the weather service.

Tuesday, the high will be near 30, according to the weather service.

Temperatures to reach mid-50s today

A sunny day, with a high near 54, is ahead today, according to the National Weather Service.

A south wind of 6 to 11 mph also is today’s forecast. Tonight, expect a low of 33, with calm winds, the weather service said.

Wednesday, expect a colder day, as temperatures will fall about 25 degrees from the previous day’s high, to 29 degrees at 5 p.m., according to the weather service. The wind will be from 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Wednesday night’s low will be around 13, the weather service said, with winds of 11 to 18 mph, gusting to 28.

Thursday, it will be sunny with a high near 25, according to the weather service. The wind will be 13 to 18 mph, decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

Thursday night, it will be partly cloudy with a low of 19, the weather service said.

Friday, the high will be near 45, and Friday night, the low will be around 20, according to the weather service.

The weekend will be cooler than last weekend.

Saturday, Valentine’s Day, will reach a high of 28, with sunny skies, the weather service said. Saturday night, the low will be 10.

Sunday, expect a high of 34 with mostly sunny skies. Sunday night, the low will be 24, the weather service said.

The weather is a little warmer for Presidents Day, Monday, Feb. 16, when the high will be near 48, according to the weather service.