Rain and Shine: Oxford’s weekend of showers clears for sunny Monday

Published 1:43 pm Friday, December 1, 2023

This weekend in Oxford, residents and visitors can expect a mix of weather conditions, starting with showers on Saturday and gradually clearing up by Monday. This changeable weather calls for careful planning in terms of clothing and outdoor activities.

An initially rainy forecast is expected to become more sunny as the weekend progresses. (Stock By Jimmy Durham)

Saturday: The day will see a 60 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms, particularly before noon, with highs near 61°F. Layered clothing and rain gear will be essential for those planning to venture outdoors.

Saturday Night: Evening plans may be influenced by a 30 percent chance of showers and areas of fog after 9 p.m. Temperatures will dip to around 47°F, making warmer attire necessary for nighttime outings.

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Sunday: The likelihood of morning showers reduces to 30 percent before the weather shifts to mostly sunny skies, with a high around 62°F. This presents an excellent opportunity for outdoor activities, though carrying an umbrella is still advisable.

Monday: The forecast brightens with sunny conditions and a high near 57°F, ideal for kicking off the week with outdoor plans or regular activities.

The weekend’s forecast underscores the need for adaptable planning. Whether attending events, choosing appropriate clothing, or scheduling travel, staying informed about the weather changes is key to a comfortable and enjoyable experience in Oxford.