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Temperature Trend: How much longer spring-like weather will remain

RICHMOND, Va. -- The high on Saturday reached 74° at Richmond International Airport.  This was 22° above normal and just shy of the record of 77° from 2011.  Highs Sunday will reach the low to mid 70s again across much of central Virginia.  It will be cooler near the coast.

A cold front will slip through late Sunday with just a few clouds and a shift in the wind.  This will bring some cooler weather for Monday into Tuesday, but these temperatures will still be well above normal.

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Highs Monday will reach the mid 60s across Richmond, but temperatures will range from the 50s near the coast to some lower 70s west.

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On Tuesday, highs in Richmond will stay around 60°.  Temperatures will range from the 50s near the coast to the mid 60s west.

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Warm weather will move back into the region for the middle and end of the week with highs in the 70s.  A cold front will pass next Saturday with the chance of a few showers.  Highs Saturday will be 65° to 70°, but Sunday will be cooler with highs closer to 60°.  It looks like more 70° weather will occur around next Tuesday.

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The normal high for this period is in the lower 50s and the normal low is in the lower 30s.

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