Forecast: Sharply colder for the weekend and next week

Colder temperatures arrive starting on Saturday and last much of next week

Sharply colder for the weekend and next week

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - After another mild day Friday, temperatures turn sharply colder this weekend

TONIGHT: Fair skies and colder late tonight. Lows mid to upper 20s.

SATURDAY: Sunny. Cold. Highs in the low 40s.

SUNDAY: Mostly sunny. Cold. Lows in the low 20s, highs in the low to mid 40s.

MONDAY: A cold rainy day. Some mix possible in far northern Virginia (Orange County points north/west). Lows near 30, highs in the low 40s. (Rain Chance: 90%)

TUESDAY: Early rain ends, then some clearing. A warmer day. Lows mid 30s and highs lower 50s. (Early Rain Chance: 40%).

WEDNESDAY: Partly sunny and cold. Lows mid 20s, highs lower 40s.

First Alert: Late next week could bring a shot of wintry weather. Check out what we know now on the First Alert Weather Blog.

THURSDAY: Cloudy with snow possible. Lows in the upper 20s, highs in the mid 30s. (Snow Chance: 60%)

FRIDAY: Partly sunny and cold. Lows low 20s, highs near 40.

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