It looks like a nice weekend is in the works for the metro-east.
Sunny skies are expected Friday with a high temperature of 71, according to the National Weather Service.
Overnight a few clouds will move in and the low will drop to 50.
Temperatures will warm up starting Saturday with a high of 76 under mostly sunny skies.
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It will be partly cloudy Saturday night with a low of 54.
The temperature will rise to 81 Sunday when skies are expected to be mostly sunny.
Overnight the low will be 60.
Partly sunny skies and highs in the low 80s are expected to start the work week.