Showers and unseasonably cold weather arrive tonight

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Although it’s sunny now, a cold front will bring scattered showers this evening. The best chance for rain will be north of I-40, but all of us could see a quick shower after 5 pm. Rain will quickly move out after midnight, so it will be dry tomorrow morning. High temperatures will be in the lower 70s today, but cold air will arrive behind the front tonight. Low temperatures will be in the lower to mid 30s and frost will be possible. A Freeze Watch is in place for portions of eastern Arkansas early Wednesday morning.

TODAY: Mostly sunny then becoming partly cloudy. 20%. High: 72 degrees. Winds: Southwest at 5 to 15 mph.

TONIGHT: Mostly cloudy. 40%. Low: 36 degrees. Winds: North 10 to 15 mph.

REST OF THE WEEK: Wednesday will be mostly sunny and cooler with highs in the lower 60s and lows in the upper 30s. Temperatures will warm into the lower 60s Thursday and mid 60s Friday. A few showers will be possible on Friday, especially in the evening.

NEXT WEEKEND: A weather system will move in overnight Friday into Saturday, so it will be cloudy with a chance of showers and storms through the afternoon Saturday. Highs will be in the upper 60s. Sunday looks dry with highs near 70 and partly cloudy.

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