Cortland Weather Outlook: Wednesday, August 9


Your Cortland County weather forecast for Wednesday, August 9, 2023:

(Photo Source: Stephen Yang of The Cortland Voice).

Quiet weather will move into the area today between weather systems.

Some early clouds will be possible before burning off by mid-morning. Sunshine will quickly mix with fair weather clouds during the late morning hours.

The afternoon will have a summertime mix of sun and fair weather clouds. A few of these clouds may grow large enough to support a brief spit of rain here or there.

By sunset, skies will clear. After midnight, new clouds will start to move in, but precipitation is not expected during the overnight.

Winds will be from the northwest during the day but will turn to the west during the evening and the south overnight. Daytime wind speeds will be around 10 mph with nighttime winds dropping to around 5 mph.

Afternoon highs will work their way up to the upper 70s. A few of the hilltops in the northern portion of the county may stick to the mid 70s.

Mid 60s are likely this evening with overnight lows down into the mid 50s. Temperatures may rise a degree or two before sunrise as the southerly wind takes hold.

Here is a look at the weather for the next few days:

Thursday: More clouds than sun. Scattered showers and storms. Morning lows in the mid 50s. Afternoon highs in the mid 70s.

Friday: Sun and clouds. Maybe a brief shower in the morning. Morning lows in the mid 50s. Afternoon highs in the mid 70s.

Saturday: Sun and clouds. Afternoon showers or storms possible. Morning lows in the mid 50s. Afternoon highs in the upper 70s.

Sunday: Sun and clouds. Morning lows in the upper 50s. Afternoon highs in the upper 70s.