Chilliest night since April on the way this evening
Overnight temperatures head into the low 40s
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Today was cool and beautiful, with afternoon temperatures topping out around 70°. The skies were clear and sunny, and the winds picked up out of the northwest between 15-20mph, with gusts over 20mph.
Tonight our temperatures dip into the low 40s, making for the chilliest weather we've experienced since April. This is also the same week we first got into the 40s in 2016. If that pattern continues we should see out first freeze the week of November 21st. We will see mid to low 40s along I-95, low 50s along A1A, and in the upper 30s and low 40s along I-75.
Thursday you can expect clear skies and near calm conditions. Wake up temperatures will be in the upper 30s to 40s across southeast Georgia, 40s across northeast Florida, low 50s along the beaches. Afternoon highs will top out in the lower 70s area wide. Winds will be lighter than today, out of the north between 5-10 mph.
Friday will start chilly, in the upper 40s, and turn mild as we warm into the mid to upper 70s during the afternoon. We start out clear but by the evening hours we will see partly cloudy skies, a little moisture starts to enter our forecast area.
Saturday will start out cool, in the 60s, and warm up nicely- into the low 80s by the afternoon hours. The game will be warm and the later post-game celebrations flirt with a late night isolated chance for a shower (20%)
The best chance for showers this weekend will be while we are sleeping, during the late night, early morning hours into Sunday.
Any showers that do crop up with move on or fade during the morning hours on Sunday. Sunday will be cooler, only topping out in the upper 60s and low 70s.
6 pm 68
8 pm 58
10 pm 54
Sunrise 7:36 am
Sunset 6:45 pm
Copyright 2017 by WJXT News4Jax - All rights reserved.