FORECAST: High Winds, Warm & Wet for Thursday

Posted at 5:17 AM, Feb 08, 2023
and last updated 2023-02-08 20:28:42-05

HIGH WIND WARNING for Erie, Huron, Richland, Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca Counites thru 10pm Thursday for wind gusts between 50 & 60 mph.

WIND ADVISORY for Lorain, Ashland, Cuyahoga, Medina, Wayne, Holmes, Tuscarawas, Stark, Summit, Lake, Geauga, Portage, Ashtabula, Trumbull, Mahoning, Columbiana, Carroll & Coshocton Counties for wind gusts between 40 & 50 mph thru 3am Friday morning.

A warm front will slide north across the area tonight. Rain showers are likely ahead of the front with temperatures warming into the middle 40s by 7am.

We'll be on the warm side of the system for much of the day on Thursday. Expect temperatures to soar into the lower 60s. Winds will strengthen thru the afternoon. We'll also see scattered rain showers during the day with a few peeks of sunshine in between. The cold front will arrive by late afternoon Thursday bring cooler temperatures back to the area for Friday. Dropping into the 30s by Saturday.

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What To Expect:

  • Scattered rain tonight
  • Wet, windy & warmer Thursday
  • Wind gusts above 40 mph Thursday afternoon
  • Small risk for damaging wind gusts along cold front Thursday evening
  • Dropping temps Friday
  • A chilly Saturday

Daily Breakdown:

Wednesday Night: Scattered rain showers. | Low: 38º (40s by sunrise)

Thursday: Warm & wet again with winds gusting over 40mph.| High: 63º

Friday: Mostly cloudy & cooler. | High: 40º

Saturday: Cloud/sun mix. Colder. | High: 35º

Sunday: Partly Cloudy. Mild. | High: 42º

Monday: Warming back up!| High: 50º

Valentine's Day: Partly Cloudy. Above average. | High: 52º

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