With a light east to northeasterly wind blowing across the Piedmont, the clouds will have a hard time moving out on Sunday. But there will be chances for peeks of sun during the day with highs near 50 degrees.
Another system coming out of the Gulf of Mexico will bring showers for Monday. Afternoon highs on Monday will be near 40 degrees. We could see up to a 1/2″ of rain on Monday. Tuesday will be a cloudy day with a chance for showers late Tuesday with highs near 50 degrees. Morning lows on Tuesday will be in the mid to upper 30s.
A powerful rain and wind loaded system will move across the East Coast Christmas Eve Wednesday. For the Piedmont Wednesday will be a mild, windy and rainy day with highs in the mid to upper 50s. We could see over an inch of rain on Wednesday. Cold air moving in overnight Wednesday into early Thursday morning could bring a few snow showers across the Mountains. But we should remain snow free in the Peidmont.
Skies will begin to clear early Thursday morning. So Christmas Day will be a sunny but breezy day with highs near 50 degrees. Friday will be sunny with highs in the 50s and morning lows in the upper 20s to lower 30s.