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Pleasant and seasonable as high pressure builds across the region

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High pressure will build east of the region today with temperatures moderating and abundant sunshine giving way to increasing clouds this afternoon. Clouds will continue to increase into tonight as a warm front begins to slowly approach from the southwest. A few showers are also possible well south and west of Albany.

The warm front will then linger south of the region on Thursday with the chance for a few scattered showers and perhaps a thunderstorm into late week. It looks to remain rather mild and unsettled at times into the upcoming weekend.

The Capital Region forecast for the next 48 hours…

• Today:
Sunshine giving way to increasing afternoon clouds.
High 68°F
Winds Northeast around 5 mph.
Chance of rain 0 percent.

• Tonight:
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers after midnight, especially south and west of Albany.
Low 44°F
Winds Southwest around 5 mph.
Chance of rain 20 percent.

Albany, NY Normal Low/High: 44° / 67°

• Thursday:
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers in the morning, then a mix of sun and clouds developing in the afternoon.
High 70°F
Winds Southeast around 5 mph.
Chance of rain 20 percent.

• Thursday Night:
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
Low 53°F
Winds Southeast around 5 mph.
Chance of rain 40 percent.

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A look ahead…

• Friday:
Considerable cloudiness with a chance of scattered rain showers and thunderstorms.
High 65°F
Chance of rain 50 percent.

• Saturday:
Cloudy, breezy, and mild with scattered rain showers likely and a chance of a thunderstorm.
High 75°F
Chance of rain 60 percent.

• Sunday:
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. Very mild.
High 76°F
Chance of rain 10 percent.

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