High temperatures today reached 74 degrees in Alpena and 78 degrees in Green Bay. Temperatures were warmer over the Upper Plains, where highs reached 83 degrees in Bismarck and 87 degrees in Rapid City. Winds out of the south or southwest will bring that warmer air mass into our area this weekend.
Highs will be around 80 degrees Thursday, and lower 80s Friday afternoon. Temperatures will become warmer and humidity will become higher over the weekend. Highs will reach the middle 80s Saturday and Sunday.
Thursday: Sunny and starting to become warmer. Predawn temperatures will be in the lower 50s. By the late-morning, temperatures will rise to the upper 60s. Temperatures get close to 80 degrees for afternoon highs. Early-evening temperatures will be in the lower 70s.
Friday: Sunny. Early-morning temperatures will be in the upper 50s. Late-morning temperatures will get to around 70 degrees. Afternoon highs will reach near 81 degrees in the afternoon. Temperatures will be in the middle 70s during the early-evening.
Saturday: Sunny, warmer and muggier. Early-morning lows will be near 60 degrees. Late-morning temperatures will be in the lower 70s. Afternoon highs will warm to about 84 degrees. Early-evening temperatures will be in the upper 70s.