Updated Thursday 4:35 p.m.
Seattle was reaching for the mid 70s today and... what if I told today will likely be the warmest day of the next seven days?
Well, I just did, I guess.
A big shift in the weather pattern continues to evolve with a return of the rains and cooler temperatures. Tonight will be partly cloudy early but clouds will increase overnight. Lows will be in the mid 50s.
Friday will begin cloudy and stay that way, with a chance of showers by afternoon and evening. Highs will drop to the upper 60s.
More showers are in the forecast for both Saturday and Sunday -- not heavy showers and not all-day rain, but enough for some puddles. As I'm sure you've heard before this week: Bring the bumbershoot to Bumbershoot (unless you're from here, in which case -- tough it out! :) ) Highs will stay in the mid-upper 60s through the weekend.
It's looking like we'll get a break on Monday -- some morning showers giving way to a drier afternoon with some sunshine and highs perhaps reaching 70.
Long range models suggest a bit of a break for next week - maybe some isolated showers on Wednesday now but there is still some model disagreement on whether the showers will amount to much and when they'll happen. Highs will top out in the low 70s or so.
Nothing to suggest we'll get any warmer than the low-mid 70s anytime soon after that.
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