Cold, rain this week
Published: Monday, January 14, 2008 at 8:51 a.m.
Last Modified: Monday, January 14, 2008 at 8:51 a.m.
Colder temperatures are in store for the Gainesville area overnight and
Tuesday, the National Weather Service in Jacksonville predicted.
The weather service forecast lows in the low 30s overnight and in the
mid-30s Tuesday night. Wind chill values could drop to 30 Tuesday morning.
A red flag warning also is in effect for most of North Florida Monday due
to the cool, dry conditions. The warning means conditions are favorable for
But the rest of the week should bring typical Florida winter weather with
rain and cooler temperatures predicted.
The rain chance is expected to increase from 30 percent during the day
Wednesday to 80 percent that night. The possibility of rain also is
forecast Thursday with a 40 percent chance.
High temperatures for the week weren't expected to break the mid-60s,
according to the weather service.
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