Metro-East News

Fall weather continues til tomorrow, slight rise later in week

The fall preview is here for a few more days, but temperatures will peak towards the end of the week.

A high of 74 degrees calls for a light jacket and long pants with temperatures as low as 53 degrees tonight. According to the National Weather Service, skies will be clear and sunny throughout the week.

The thermostat will slowly rise as the highs push about 85 degrees through Wednesday and Thursday.

Friday marks one of the few hot days, with a high of 89 degrees. Next weekend will break that heat with scattered thunderstorms on both Saturday and Sunday.