By Matt Villafane, CBS2 Weather Producer
Good evening everyone,
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Tuesday night will be another freezing night with clear skies and winds calming down a bit as the low drops to 17.
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Temperatures will rise sharply from Tuesday’s deep frost on Wednesday to more normal readings as we see a high of 38 under mostly sunny skies. Wednesday night will not be as cold as night with a low around 28 and partly cloudy conditions.
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In the future, a coastal system could affect the area later over the weekend. We are monitoring it closely and will update the forecast as needed.