Those strong winds will remain high through 10 p.m. with wind gusts of 25-35 mph as the strong upper level storm system rolls over north Alabama.
Clouds will hang tough overnight and temperatures will fall into the middle to upper 40s by daybreak Friday. Friday will be sunny with highs in the upper 50s. A much cooler end to the work week is expected with partly cloudy skies and highs in the low 60s on Friday.
Halloween weekend is looking much drier with temperatures in the middle 60s for Saturday and Sunday. Trick or treating weather on Saturday night looks calm and cool with temps in the 50s.
Daylight Savings Time will end Sunday morning with clocks going back one hour, be sure to check and change the batteries in your smoke detectors, carbon monoxide detectors and NOAA weather radios.
Next work week is trending cool and dry with highs staying in the 60s for Election Day and the start of November. A frost is possible for Monday and Tuesday morning.
Monday will be a cool afternoon with highs in the 50s.