Hot weather continues today in St. Lawrence County with seasonable temps to follow for week ahead
Monday, September 17, 2018 - 5:42 am

Unseasonably warm weather continues today as strong high pressure pulls into the St. Lawrence Valley today with highs in the mid-80s, according to the National Weather Service.

Remnant moisture from once Hurricane Florence arrives across central and southern counties later tonight into the first half of Tuesday, the service says.

Highs today will be near 85 with sunny skies, forecasters say. Overnight the low will be around 66.

A cooler, more seasonable airmass arrives from Tuesday night onward into late week behind a cold front pushing south through the region. Expect a high of 76 Tuesday and an overnight low of 47.

The forecast through the weekend is as follows:

Tuesday

A 20 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.

Wednesday

Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Wednesday Night

Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Light and variable wind.

Thursday

A 50 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Thursday Night

Showers likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Friday

A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph.

Friday Night

A 30 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

Saturday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

Saturday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Light west wind.

Sunday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Light and variable wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.