FIRST ALERT: Temperatures climb near 70, with looming weekend rain chances

Temperatures climb near 70, with looming weekend rain chances

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) - Milder weather will return to the area through Saturday ahead of the next cold front, which will bring some changes for remainder of the weekend.

Today temperatures start off slightly milder, with everyone in the 40s. Temperatures will climb into the middle and upper 60s as more clouds move in throughout the day.

Saturday will not be a washout. Most of the day will remain dry and warm, until the cold front approaches after sunset. Highs reach near 70 for the first time almost 2 weeks. The best chance of rain arrives during the overnight hours of Saturday and will be well off shore by Sunday morning.

A cold front delivers showers Saturday evening and Saturday night.
A cold front delivers showers Saturday evening and Saturday night. (Source: WMBF)

Clearing skies arrives on Sunday but will be accompanied by cooler temperatures with afternoon readings in the 50s with a gusty breeze.

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