Plenty of sunshine with highs in the 50s

FORECAST: Tonight — Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Friday — Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Friday night — Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.

Saturday — Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Saturday night — Clear. Lows in the upper 20s.

Sunday — Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Sunday night — Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

Monday — Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 50s. Monday night — Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers. Lows in the lower 30s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

Tuesday — Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers. Highs in the lower 50s.

NATION: Active weather will move further into the southeastern quadrant of the nation on Thursday.

Temperatures in the Lower 48 states Wednesday have ranged from 12 degrees at Mt. Washington, N.H., to 91 degrees at Orlando, Fla.