Monday forecast for Austin: The weather this week might seem boring and repetitive at first, much like the work week itself, but we can at least enjoy a few days of sunshine, and mild daily temperatures that won’t get any warmer than the low 80s.
The outlook for Monday calls for sunshine and a high near 82, with southwest winds of 5 to 10 mph bringing in dry air from Mexico, the National Weather Service says. At night, forecasters say you should expect clear skies with a low around 55 in Austin — it’s 56 as of 6 a.m. at Camp Mabry so it’s likely not going to be much colder than that for the next 24 hours.
Tuesday’s forecast is a cookie-cutter copy of Monday’s: Sunny, high near 82, but a little windier with gusts up to 20 mph. Clouds and humidity will increase at night, the weather service says, which will make the evening low a balmy 61 degrees.
Wednesday’s a clone of Tuesday, with mostly sunny skies and a high near 80. OK, maybe it’s a little cooler than the first two days of the work week, but not by much. The desert breezes from the south-southwest shift to become north winds by the afternoon, with gusts as high as 20 mph. With the clouds and humidity swept out of the area, Wednesday night will be mostly clear, but chillier with a low temperature around 51 degrees.
Thursday should be sunny with a high near 82, and mostly clear at night with a low around 56, forecasters say. Friday also is expected to be mostly sunny with a high near 79, and mostly cloudy at night with a low around 56.
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