Cortland Weather Outlook: Thursday, April 11


Your Cortland County weather forecast for Thursday, April 11, 2024:

(Photo from The Cortland Voice's photo files).

Active weather will remain in place as a warm front lifts north this morning and strong winds kick up later in the day.

Rain will be steady for a time this morning before it pushes north. The rain should end by the mid-morning hours.

Once the warm front responsible for the rain clears the area, some breaks of sunshine will be possible.

Southeast winds will also start to increase. Wind speeds during the afternoon will be around 15 mph with a few gusts over 40 mph.

Temperatures will rise into the mid 60s this afternoon behind the front.

Scattered showers will also begin to redevelop this afternoon, continuing in waves into the evening hours. A few thunderstorms will also be possible, especially tonight.

Winds will continue to increase, with evening and overnight speeds near 20 mph and gusts as high as 50 mph.

Evening temperatures will only drop into the upper 50s with mid 50s by Friday morning.

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

Friday: A few lingering morning showers. Some afternoon sun possible. Winds lessen early, then increase again late. Temperatures steady in the mid 50s throughout the day.

Saturday: Cloudy with rain showers likely. Gusty west-northwest winds. Morning lows in the mid 30s. Afternoon highs in the mid 40s.

Sunday: Some afternoon showers and maybe a thunderstorm. Morning lows in the mid 30s. Afternoon highs in the mid 50s.

Monday: A few scattered showers possible. Morning lows in the low 40s. Afternoon highs in the mid 60s.