Strong cold front brings an Arctic blast this weekend

Posted at 5:27 AM, Jan 28, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-29 09:11:40-05

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — A cold front will usher in the coldest air of the season this weekend.

Saturday, some clouds to start, then quick sunshine through the afternoon. Morning temperatures down to the mid-upper 40s and afternoon highs in the mid-upper 50s. Sunny and windy.

A Freeze Watch remains in effect for St. Lucie, Indian River and Okeechobee counties Saturday night into Sunday morning.

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Sunday, morning temperatures down to the 20s-low 30s and with the wind it will feel even colder. More watches and warnings will most likely be issued ahead of the cold weather, but for now the NWS only issuing the Freeze Watch for St. Lucie, Indian River and Okeechobee Counties through Sunday morning. For the afternoon, highs only in the mid-upper 50s.

Monday, morning lows in the 30s-low 40s and highs in the mid-upper 60s. Staying sunny.

Tuesday, a little warmer but still cold for us South Floridians. Morning temperatures in the 50s and afternoon highs in the low 70s. Breezy and a few showers.

Wednesday-Thursday, morning temperatures in the mid-upper 60s and afternoon highs in the upper 70s. Some showers and winds picking up.