TODAY: We’ll have a sunny, windy and cooler day with afternoon temperatures mostly in the 50s, reaching near 60 for highs. Westerly winds of 15-22 mph will gust up to 40 mph in the afternoon. A Red Flag Warning will be valid from 11AM through 7PM for areas west of US 63 and south of I-70 where burning should be avoided. A Fire Weather Watch will go into effect for Boone and Cole Counties starting at 11AM where burning is highly discouraged.
TONIGHT: It will be clear and breezy overnight with sustained westerly winds of 8-15 mph. A wind chil returns overnight and early on Wednesday morning feeling like the mid to upper 20s tomorrow.
EXTENDED: Wednesday will be breezy and mild with high temperatures in the mid 60s warming into the lower 70s Thursday with a chance of showers in the afternoon and evening, mainly near and south of I-70. Friday will be cooler with highs in the upper 50s. Rain moves back in Friday night through Saturday with a cool, wet start to the weekend as highs only reach the mid 40s. There is a chance during the day that Saturday will bring a wintry mix of rain and snow. At this time, Sunday looks to be dry and cool with highs near 50. Please check back for updates and follow ABC17Stormtrack on Twitter and ABC17News on Facebook for updates as well.