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Temps slightly warmer Friday before cool down through Mother’s Day weekend

Temperatures will likely be slightly warmer than regular on Friday before a cool down through Mother’s Day weekend.

SAN DIEGO — Friday begins with clouds through the morning hours before sunshine by the afternoon. Temperatures will stay above regular with a ridge of excessive strain overhead. Expect a warmer than common day throughout the county with highs within the mid 70s alongside the coast and low to mid 80s inland. Mountains will heat to the mid 70s and deserts will hit triple digits but once more on Friday afternoon. 

Temperatures will begin a gradual cool down on Saturday that may proceed through early subsequent week. This signifies that whereas cooler temps will come round through the weekend, we are going to ebb and circulation round common through the afternoon hours. Conditions will stay cloudy through the a.m. with clouds breaking up and transferring towards sunshine through the late morning. 


  • Coast: 70°
  • Inland valleys: 74°
  • Mountains: 66°
  • Desert: 90°

The return of triple digit warmth in Borrego Springs on Thursday marks the primary time this year. Last time? September twenty third, 2021. The continued ridge will lead to one other hundred diploma excessive for the desert at present and even potential tomorrow.

Expect a shallow marine layer underneath this dome of excessive strain over Southern California. This will consequence within the patchy fog and low clouds favoring the coast through Friday morning.


The surf will stay elevated through Saturday with a continued excessive threat of rip currents.

The ridge will likely be swapped out with a broad trough of low strain over the West this weekend. This will provoke cooler temperatures through Mother’s Day. This dip within the jet stream will result in a stronger onshore circulation. The strongest winds are anticipated Sunday through Tuesday. This will result in a lot cooler temperatures in comparison with our current warmth. Daytime highs will peak 5° to fifteen° beneath seasonal.

***Be looking out for wind alerts over the following few days.

Additionally, this can deepen the marine layer over the weekend through the beginning of subsequent week. A creating coastal eddy will even assist prolong the marine layer throughout your complete coastal basin with coastal low clouds and patchy inland fog.

With a deepening of the marine layer, there’s a probability for patchy drizzle throughout this time interval. As of Thursday night time, fashions will not be exhibiting important rainfall only a typical May Gray sample. By the second half of subsequent week, the trough will transfer out as a ridge of excessive strain brings us warmer temperatures.

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