Thursday Forecast: Warmer Weather Ahead

Posted at 6:04 AM, Mar 07, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-07 06:04:40-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Temperatures Thursday will still run near or slightly below average highs, but with warmer air in the forecast over the weekend.

Skies have remained mostly cloudy overnight, but some breaks in the clouds are likely, especially in the afternoon.  Highs will

Still, the air passing over the Great Lakes is just barely cold enough for a few flurries along the lakeshore this morning.  Those will become less likely into the afternoon as well.

More sunshine will help temperatures warm a bit on Friday into the low 40s, with warmer air on the way for the weekend that will push readings to near 50° both Saturday and Sunday.

You can check out the complete 7 Day Forecast on the Weather page.

PHOTO ABOVE: The South Haven pier, Wednesday 3/6/13  (Brian Farber, FOX 17)