Summery weather Friday, cooling down over the weekend

PROVIDENCE, RI  (WLNE) — Temperatures maxed out in the upper 70s and low 80s on Thursday, and we will continue to warm by another 2-5° on Friday.

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High pressure situated to our south will keep our weather pattern generally quiet over the next several days. A  weak shot of energy brought some fast-moving showers to the area this evening, and we will see the exact scenario unfold on Friday.

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Mother’s Day Weekend looks very good. Saturday will be warm and partly sunny skies and a slight chance of a stray shower. Sunday will be sunny and cooler.

Weekend Planner

Southern New England saw some minor improvements on Thursday’s new drought monitor, but not a lot of wet weather is expected over the next week plus, so things could go in the other direction going forward.

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Have a great night!

Meteorologist Geoff Bansen

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