Forecast: Mild next few days, sharply colder starting Friday

Mild, nice weather continues through Thursday

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Mild and nice weather continues through Thursday, but much colder temperatures arrive on Friday.

TONIGHT: Clear and cool.

WEDNESDAY: Mostly sunny. Lows in the mid 40s, highs in the upper 50s.

THURSDAY: Partly sunny with increasing clouds afternoon. Showers likely during the evening with cold front. Lows in the low 40s, highs in the low to mid 60s. (Late Rain Chance: 40%)

FRIDAY: Pre-dawn showers possible, then decreasing clouds with sun, much colder and breezy. Lows in the mid 30s, highs in the mid 40s. (Rain Chance: 10%)

SATURDAY: Mostly sunny and chilly. Lows in the upper 20s, highs in the mid and upper 40s.

SUNDAY: Mostly sunny. Lows in the low 30s, highs in the mid 50s.

MONDAY: Mostly cloudy but mainly dry. Lows in the low 40s, highs in the mid 50s. (Rain Chance: 10%)

FIRST ALERT TO EARLY NEXT WEEK: Watching for our first potential snowflakes of the season

TUESDAY: Cloudy. Rain or snow showers possible. Lows in the upper 20s, highs in the low 40s. (Rain/snow chance: 30%)

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