WPAFB Thursday Weather: Patchy fog, thunderstorms by late morning

Published: Thursday, October 05, 2017 @ 12:02 AM

Some patchy fog will be possible to start the day with lots of clouds around during the day, according to Storm Center 7 Chief Meteorologist Eric Elwell.

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Showers will develop by late morning into the afternoon. A few rumbles of thunder will also be possible. High temperatures will hold in the middle 70s. Any leftover rain will taper off by late tonight with areas of fog likely by Friday morning. Dry conditions are expected through most of the day Friday with highs in the upper 70s.

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Temperatures will climb back into the lower 80s with partly sunny skies and breezy conditions Saturday. Some showers are expected to return Saturday night.

WPAFB Monday Weather: Possible light rain, cloudy skies expected

Published: Monday, December 18, 2017 @ 12:22 AM

WRIGHT PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE—Mostly cloudy skies are expected today, and while the chance for rain isn’t as high as it was yesterday, it’s a good idea to keep the umbrella handy, said Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Brett Collar.

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With some lingering moisture, some light rain or drizzle will continue to be possible today. That being said we are anticipating more dry time and not much to fall from the skies. Temperatures today will top out in the middle 40s.

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Rain returns to start the new week

Published: Saturday, December 16, 2017 @ 5:11 AM
Updated: Saturday, December 16, 2017 @ 4:00 PM

Rain is expected to return to the Dayton area before the weekend is over.

Mainly clear skies are expected this evening with more clouds moving in overnight, Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Brett Collar said. Overnight temperatures will drop into the lower 30s. 

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  • Rain showers expected Sunday
  • Few lingering showers possible Monday
  • Weather stays mild this week
5 Day Forecast with Meteorologist Brett Collar

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Sunday: More clouds are expected with highs in the lower to middle 40s. Rain showers are expected to move in, with the best chances in the afternoon and early evening. 

5-Day Rain Outlook(Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Brett Collar)

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Monday: A few lingering showers are possible Monday, especially for the first part of the day. Highs will be in the middle 40s.

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5-Day Temperature Trend(Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Brett Collar)

Tuesday: Temperatures push toward 50 degrees under mostly cloudy skies.

Wednesday: Partly cloudy skies are on tap with highs in the lower 40s. 

Thursday: Temperatures will be back in the upper 40s under partly cloudy skies. 

Warming trend gets underway this weekend

Published: Friday, December 15, 2017 @ 3:30 AM
Updated: Friday, December 15, 2017 @ 11:55 PM

5 Day Forecast with Chief Meteorologist Eric Elwell

Clouds will break with chilly temperatures hovering in the middle 20s by morning, Storm Center 7 Chief Meteorologist Eric Elwell said.

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  • Blustery, chilly overnight
  • Sunshine returns, a bit warmer Saturday
  • Rain expected to wrap up the weekend

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Saturday: Lot of sunshine returns to start the weekend with a few passing clouds. It will be breezy but not as cold as highs rebound into the middle 40s.

Saturday at a Glance(Storm Center 7 Chief Meteorologist Eric Elwell)

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Sunday: Clouds will increase with rain showers developing late in the day and continuing into the evening. Temperatures will hold in the lower 40s.

Slow Climb in Temperatures

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Monday: Skies will remain cloudy with a slight chance for a few sprinkles, drizzle or a passing shower. Highs will be in the middle 40s.

Tuesday: A windy day is in the forecast with partly sunny skies. Temperatures will be unseasonably warm, topping out near 50 degrees.

Wednesday: Clouds will be on the increase. There is a chance for a few showers or possibly a rain/snow mix by evening, mainly south. Highs will be near 40 degrees.

WPAFB Friday Weather: Frigid start, clouds and dry this afternoon

Published: Friday, December 15, 2017 @ 12:52 AM

It will be a frigid morning with upper teens starting the day. Clouds will thicken up into the afternoon but it should remain dry.

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The breezy will pick up out of the west late in the day. 

Skies will clear tonight as temperatures fall back into the lower 20s. 

>> WHIO Doppler 7 Interactive Radar

A warming trend will get underway for the weekend with temperatures climbing into the lower to middle 40s. 

Sunshine will start the weekend with the threat for rain showers arriving by midday Sunday. Relatively milder weather is expected to stick around into next week.