Just a touch cooler in the days ahead

Thanks to a cool front which slipped across the state Tuesday, the next few days will be a bit cooerl and the mornings a bit chillier. High pressure builds in through the end of the week keeping skies clear and the air dry. Heading toward the weekend, we should get a touch warmer, but there are no weather systems on the horizon to bring us any rain until possibly the middle of next week.

Overnight under clear skies and light winds, temperatures will drop into the mid to upper 40s. Wednesday will be a sunny day, but somewhat cooler with highs not getting above 70°. Wednesday night going into Thursday morning sees temperatures dropping into the low 40s and even upper 30s in some far northern neighborhoods. Thursday will also be a cool day with highs around 70. Highs rise to the mid 70s by the weekend with mostly sunny skies all weekend and through the early part of next week.

Great weather for the Magic City Classic with temps in the 70s, cooler for the tailgaters. The Auburn home game and Alabama away game will require jackets and sweatshirts as they kickoff after sunset.

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