Expect cooler Thursday morning, with rain-and-snow mix early

Published: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 @ 3:18 AM
Updated: Thursday, February 01, 2018 @ 12:15 AM

5 Day Forecast with Chief Meteorologist Eric Elwell

QUICK-LOOK FORECAST

  • Nearly steady temperatures through the night
  • Few rain/snow showers Thursday
  • Accumulating snow possible late weekend

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DETAILED FORECAST

Overnight Wednesday: Temperatures will fall into the middle 30s. With the line of moisture moving through, some snowflakes may mix in overnight as temperatures fall. Most of the area may be dry by morning. 

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Today: Mostly cloudy, breezy and cooler. Chance of rain showers mixing with snow early. A few more rain showers may redevelop midday as a cold front passes through. Temperatures will reach near 40 and then fall through the second half of the day after the cold front settles south. A blustery northwest wind will pull colder air into the Miami Valley and may produce a few flurries or passing snow showers into the late day and evening hours. Overnight lows will drop into the lower teens by Friday morning with wind chills near or slightly below zero.

Friday: A bitter morning with temperatures in the teens and wind chills close to zero. Some morning flurries and cloud cover will give way to more sunshine for the afternoon. Highs stay below normal in the lower 20s.

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Saturday: Increasing clouds and becoming breezy. A cold front will bring scattered snow showers to the area late day and into the night. Snow showers are likely to continue through the night. Highs for the day in the middle 30s.

Sunday: Waking up to a light accumulation of snow. A few snow showers are still possible and may mix with some rain into the afternoon as temperatures climb into the middle 30s. A little breezy at times as well. 

Monday: Partly sunny and colder with highs in the upper 20s.

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Heat continues, rain returns later in the week 

Published: Sunday, May 27, 2018 @ 3:49 AM
Updated: Sunday, May 27, 2018 @ 10:24 PM

The start of the week will be hot and humid, the end of the week will be wet in the Dayton area.

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QUICK-LOOK FORECAST: 

  • Hot and humid through Tuesday
  • Isolated rain chances Monday, Tuesday
  • Widespread rain Wednesday, Thursday

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Tonight: Decreasing clouds are expected for the rest of today. If a stray shower does develop, it will be isolated. A mild night is expected again with temperatures dropping into the middle to upper 60s. 

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Memorial Day: Monday should be a dry day, but once again an isolated shower or storm can’t be ruled out. It will be hot with highs near 90 degrees, possibly the first day of the year to reach into the 90s.

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Tuesday: Another hot day is expected with highs near 90 under mostly sunny skies. The remnants of Subtropical Storm Alberto will bring the chance for rain into the area late Tuesday, but most of the day will be dry.

Wednesday: The chance for rain, maybe storms, continues with highs in the middle 80s. 

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Thursday: Remnants of Alberto will give us more rain; highs will be in the middle 80s.

Friday: A few lingering showers are possible to start, then it should dry out later in the day. It’ll be warm again with highs in the middle 80s.

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Overnight fog likely ahead of dry start to Sunday

Published: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 6:55 AM
Updated: Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 10:50 PM

Hot temperatures are expected through Memorial Day in the Dayton area.

A few spotty showers will continue the next hour or so, but more dry time is expected overnight, Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Brett Collar said. Temperatures will drop into the middle to upper 60s. There is a good chance to see some fog overnight.

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    QUICK-LOOK FORECAST:  

    • Showers taper off overnight; fog likely
    • Isolated shower or storms Sunday/Monday
    • Mainly dry and hot for Memorial Day 

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    Sunday: A dry start is expected to the day, which will be hot with highs in the upper 80s. With the daytime heat, there may be an isolated shower or storm, but it looks like most will stay dry. Don’t cancel your outdoor plans, but have a backup plan indoors.

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    Memorial Day: Lots of sunshine, hot and humid again for Monday. Highs will top out near 90 degrees with a heat index from 90 to 95 degrees. Once again, an isolated shower or storm can’t be ruled out.

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    Tuesday: Another hot day is expected with highs near 90 degrees under mostly sunny skies.

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    Wednesday: The chance for rain, maybe storms, returns with highs in the middle 80s. Rain comes from the remnants of Alberto, the first named tropical storm of the Atlantic season.

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    Thursday: The remnants of Alberto will give us more rain. Highs will be in the middle 80s.

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    Clear skies overnight; threat for Memorial Day weekend storms

    Published: Wednesday, May 23, 2018 @ 3:30 AM
    Updated: Wednesday, May 23, 2018 @ 5:10 PM

    Humidity and chances for storms return for memorial weekend.

    Skies will be clear with comfortable conditions as temperatures drop into the middle 50s, Storm Center 7 Chief Meteorologist Eric Elwell said.

    QUICK-LOOK FORECAST

    • Quiet and comfortable overnight
    • Air Quality Advisory Thursday for Butler, Warren counties
    • Memorial Day weekend: Heat, humidity, threat for pop-up storms

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    DETAILED FORECAST

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    Thursday: Lots of sunshine is expected with temperatures rebounding back into the lower 80s. Humidity levels will remain low. An Air Quality Advisory is issued for Thursday for Butler and Warren counties in anticipation of high ozone levels.

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    Friday: Mostly sunny skies are in the forecast but temperatures will heat up into the middle 80s.

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    Saturday: The heat and humidity will begin to build with partly cloudy skies. There is a chance for some afternoon and evening pop-up thunderstorms. Highs will be in the upper 80s.

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    Sunday: It will be quite warm and humid with partly cloudy skies and a chance for pop-up thunderstorms.

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    Memorial Day:  Expect it to be partly cloudy and humid Monday with a continued chance of mainly afternoon/evening pop-up storms. Highs will be in the upper 80s.

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    When to spot International Space Station flyover in Dayton this week

    Published: Tuesday, May 22, 2018 @ 6:28 AM
    Updated: Wednesday, May 23, 2018 @ 4:40 AM

    Meteorologist Kirstie Zontini tells you where to look to see the ISS.

    There will be several chances to see the International Space Station fly over Dayton this week, said Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Kirstie Zontini.

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    Thursday the ISS will appear in the west/southwest sky at 9:25 p.m. It will pass by in six minutes reaching up 53 degrees above the horizon before disappearing in the northeast sky.

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    The space station was also visible Tuesday night and early Wednesday.

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    The International Space Station will look like a bright star or plane moving across the sky except it won't flash or blink. 

    The clouds should break even more by Wednesday morning so get out and take a photo.

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