Quiet weather returns this afternoon

Thursday afternoon forecast

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- – The severe weather threat has ended across the entire region, but a few showers will push though as the cold front moves across the area. It will stay warm, with highs today in the mid 70s.

Skies will begin to clear out as cooler air rushes in. Expect morning lows in the mid 40s.

Sunshine returns in a big way for Friday. We’ll see mostly sunny skies with temps only making it to the mid 60s.

Another storm system will arrive for Saturday. It now looks like the start of the weekend will feature mostly cloudy skies and light showers. Highs will be in the low 60s.

It is looking dry for the Jags game Sunday, but it will be cool. Highs for Sunday will only be in the mid 50s.

The cool weather will likely stay heading into the start of next week.

About the Author:

David Heckard is The Weather Authority's Assistant Chief Meteorologist.