Comfortable weekend will be followed by a big warm-up

Posted at 10:50 AM, Apr 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-28 11:01:42-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- A cold front passed through on Friday with thunderstorms.  Saturday was cooler and less humid with highs in the 70s.

Highs on Sunday will be in the upper 70s and lower 80s across the metro.

A cold front will pass through late Sunday, bringing cooler temperatures on Monday.  Morning lows will be in the 40s, and afternoon highs will be in the 60s.  Some lower 70s will occur south and southwest of Richmond.

 A warm front will pass Monday night, ushering in much warmer weather on Tuesday.

These will be the warmest temperatures since October, with some areas hitting or breaking 90°.

Humidity levels will also increase for the middle and end of the week.  It will stay warm through Friday, but another cold front will bring cooler and less humid air again next weekend.  Highs are expected to be in the low and mid 70s next Saturday and Sunday.

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