Winter Warmup Brings Weekend Highs in 50s
The Lehigh Valley is enjoying a January thaw this week with temperatures that will climb from the 40s into the 50s.
The National Weather Service says temperatures will climb into the 50s the next few days, giving us a nice respite from the unseasonably cold weather we had over the holidays.
The high could hit 57 by Sunday, although skies will be cloudy over the weekend.
Here's the forecast:
Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 44. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday: A chance of rain after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.