Tracking Autumn Cold Front

Brief Rain Risk and Turning Cooler
Breezy and Cooler
Published: Sep. 22, 2022 at 4:09 AM EDT|Updated: Sep. 22, 2022 at 12:28 PM EDT
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - A weather pattern change just in time for the start of fall! Tracking a strong autumn cold front.

It’s not so strong for our region when it comes to a lot of rain. A passing shower/downpour chance through early to mid afternoon along and ahead of the front.

The warm southwest wind will turn to a cooler northwesterly one.

Temperatures will be about ten degrees below average Friday and Friday night.

A nice and overall dry first weekend of autumn. Another cold front arrives by Sunday night. This system will provide a rain shower chance and keep the region in a more fall-like weather pattern next week.

Thursday afternoon: A passing shower/downpour will exit off to the southeast. Breezy and partly sunny. Temperatures falling through the 70s and 60s into this evening.

Thursday night: Much cooler and mainly clear. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s. Northwest breeze.

Friday: Mostly sunny, brisk and cooler. Highs mid 60s to lower 70s. North winds.

Friday night: You’ll need your warm weather gear such as a jacket or sweatshirt for Highs School Football. Temperatures fall through the 60s and 50s. Lows in the 40s.

Saturday: Mostly sunny and pleasant. Highs low to mid 70s. Lows mid 50s.

Sunday: Mostly sunny to partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s to lower 80s. A late day or overnight rain shower possible. Lows in the 50s.

Monday: Partly to mostly sunny and mainly dry. Highs in the 70s. Lows near 50 degrees.

Tuesday and Wednesday: Mostly sunny. Highs low to mid 70s. Lows upper 40s to lower 50s.

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