Sunny weekend ahead, conditions raise fire danger


Published: Friday, February 15, 2013 at 9:10 a.m.
Last Modified: Friday, February 15, 2013 at 9:10 a.m.

After a few days of cloudy and rainy weather, the sun is expected to shine throughout the weekend with cool days and cold nights, according to the National Weather Service.

The sun is set to reappear today and warm the air to 68 degrees at the peak. The rest of the weekend will be chillier with the high tipping in at just 56 degrees Sunday and a Sunday night low of 30. Frost is possible.

The cold, breezy and dry weather will create an elevated fire danger, the weather service reported.

Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

Tonight Night Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Calm wind.

Saturday Sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a light northwest wind becoming west 12 to 17 mph in the morning.

Saturday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph.

Sunday Sunny, with a high near 56.

Sunday Night Areas of frost after midnight. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 30.

Washington's Birthday Sunny, with a high near 68.

Monday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

Tuesday A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Breezy.

Tuesday Night A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

Wednesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

Thursday Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

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