Metro-East News

Temperatures will be on the rise next week

Temperatures next week are expected to reach the 70s in the metro east, according to the National Weather Service.

The forecast for Sunday is mostly sunny with a high near 69 and a low near 46. It is expected to be sunny through Wednesday.

It will warm slightly Monday with an expected high near 72. The low temperature will get down to around 49.

The high temperature could reach 75 on Tuesday and 76 on Wednesday. The low on Tuesday is expected to be 54. Wednesday’s low will be around 56.

There’s a 20 percent chance of showers Thursday, with a high near 74 and low around 56. A thunderstorm is possible Thursday night, when the chance of precipitation goes up to 60 percent.

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