5 Day Forecast: Warm, But Wet, Lead Up to Christmas

Forecast:

Western PA:

Main threat:  Rain chance moves in through the middle of the week.

  • Today: Chance of spotty showers. Highs: Mid 40s to Low 50s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 40s
  • Tuesday: Rain likely. Highs: Mid 50s to Low 60s Overnight Lows: Mid 40s to Low 50s
  • Wednesday: Rain likely. Highs: Low to Mid 60s Overnight Lows: Mid 50s to Low 60s
  • Christmas Eve: Chance of showers. Highs: 60s Overnight Lows: 40s
  • Christmas Day: Partly cloudy. Highs: Low to Mid 50s Overnight Lows: Mid to Upper 30s

DC Region: 

Main threat: Rainy conditions on Tuesday and Wednesday could cause some wet roads for holiday travel.

  • Today: Increasing clouds. Slight chance of showers late. Highs: Low to Mid 50s Overnight Lows: Mid 40s to Low 50s
  • Tuesday: Rain likely. Highs: Mid 50s to Low 60s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 50s
  • Wednesday: Rain likely. Highs: Low to Mid 60s Overnight Lows: Upper 50s/Low 60s
  • Christmas Eve: Chance of spotty showers. Highs: Upper 60s to Mid 70s Overnight Lows: Upper 50s/Low 60s
  • Christmas Day: Mid 60s to Low 70s Highs: Low to Mid 40s Overnight Lows: Low to Mid 40s

Good News: Warmth persists into Christmas for those who don’t want a white Christmas.

Bad News: Rain looks to put a damper on travel plans. But I’m sure many would take that over ice and snow. Christmas day looks like a nice day though.