Weekend Weather: Dry and cool here in Coweta
From Staff Reports
For the first time in over a month, rain should not play a huge role in the weather forecast over a weekend.
The National Weather Services says to expect sunny skies beginning late Friday afternoon through Sunday with mild temperatures during the day but much colder overnight.
On Friday, cloudy skies begin the day before gradual clearing takes place in the afternoon. The high will be 48 degrees with Northwest winds from 10-15 mph, gusting to 20. Tonight, clear skies will drop the mercury to around 26.
Sunny skies return Saturday and Sunday with respective highs of 52 and 55. The overnight low on Saturday will be 29.
A slight chance of rain (20%) moves in late Sunday night, early Monday.
Below is the day-by-day forecast (subject to change) from the NWS. For up-to-the minute weather information, click the NWS Newnan Page.
FRIDAY – Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
FRIDAY NIGHT – Clear, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
SATURDAY – Sunny, with a high near 52. North wind around 5 mph.
SATURDAY NIGHT – Clear, with a low around 29. Calm wind.
SUNDAY – Sunny, with a high near 56. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
SUNDAY NIGHT – A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
MONDAY – A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.