A cool and mostly sunny conditions for the day on Tuesday with a warmer and sunny Wednesday

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Published: Nov. 30, 2021 at 4:38 AM CST
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NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP)-SCOTTSBLUFF,Neb.(KNEP) -During the morning on Tuesday, temperatures were in the low 30s to upper 40s with clear to partly cloudy conditions. The clouds are caused by the cold front that has passed through the area. The winds across the region averaged around 5 to 15 mph, with the wind direction out of the north and west.

Cold to cool Tuesday morning across the region
Cold to cool Tuesday morning across the region(Andre Brooks)

During the day on Tuesday, temperatures will only climb into the mid to upper 50s with sunny to mostly sunny skies. Winds will continue to be out of the north and west about 5 to 15 mph. Later on the day Tuesday, all clouds should clear out of the area leading to calm end of the day.

Cool day ahead for he region Tuesday afternoon
Cool day ahead for he region Tuesday afternoon(Andre Brooks)

Overnight Tuesday, the area will have clear to mostly clear skies with temperatures dropping into the mid to upper 30s. Areas that see more clearing will see lower temperatures than forecasted. The winds will continue to drop overnight with speeds near calm conditions.

Cold Tuesday night ahead with temperatures in the 30s
Cold Tuesday night ahead with temperatures in the 30s(Andre Brooks)

During the day on Wednesday, temperatures will rebound significiantly again with highs being near to record levels for this time of year. The high temperatures will be in the upper 60s to low 70s. The conditions will remain sunny to mostly sunny conditions. Areas with less clouds will see higher temperatures than forecasted. The reason why that the area will see these warmer than average temperatures is because of area of high pressure slowly movign eastward, bringing in a southerly flow, thus increasing the temperatures areawide.

A quick rebound in temperatures on Wednesday
A quick rebound in temperatures on Wednesday(Andre Brooks)

The high pressure will continue to slowly move eastward and allow for temperatures to continue to increase Thursday with highs in the low to mid 70s, allowing them to exceed record levels. The next cold front will be moving into the area during the late part of the week to the early part of the weekend. Highs iwll be closer to average with highs in the upper 40s to low 50s with sunny skies to continue.

High pressure to remain in the area through the late part of the week
High pressure to remain in the area through the late part of the week(Andre Brooks)

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