Monday’s First Warning Forecast: Lots of sunshine and a big warm up

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Meteorologist Myles Henderson’s First Warning Forecast

Sunny skies and a warming trend…  We will see sunny skies today with highs reaching the upper 60s, just a few degrees below normal for this time of year. It will be breezy today with northwest to west winds at 10 to 15 and gusts to 25 mph.


Expect mainly clear skies tonight with relaxing winds. Temperatures will drop to near 50 overnight, not as cool as this morning but still a bit below normal.


Sunny skies will continue for Tuesday but the warm up continues. Highs will reach into the upper 70s, about ten degrees warmer than Monday. Highs will reach the mid 80s on Wednesday and flirt with the upper 80s by Thursday. Our stretch of sunshine will continue for most (if not all) of the work week.


Our next chance for rain is set to move in this weekend.


Today: Mostly Sunny, Breezy. Highs in the upper 60s. Winds: NW/W 10-15G25

Tonight: Clear Skies. Lows near 50. Winds: W 5-10

Tomorrow: Mostly Sunny, Warmer. Highs in the upper 70s. Winds: W/SW 5-10


Weather & Health 

Pollen: Moderate-High (Oak, Birch, Sweetgum)

UV Index: 7 (High)

Air Quality: Good (Code Green)

Mosquitoes: Moderate


Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield)

April 30th

1924 Tornado: Amelia Co

1968 F1 Tornado: Norfolk



For weather updates on Facebook: MylesHendersonWTKR

Follow me on Twitter: @MHendersonWTKR

Follow me on Instagram: @MylesHendersonWTKR

Check out the Interactive Radar on Interactive Radar


Click here to sign up for email alerts from the First Warning Storm Team.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.