A strong cold front will push through the area on Thursday. There may be a few showers, but most areas will remain rain free. Brisk north winds by the afternoon with decreasing clouds. Highs in the 40s north and 50s south.
The coldest conditions since last January will reach central Alabama by the weekend. Low temperatures Saturday morning are forecast to be in the lower to mid 20s, with a few teens in the normally colder outlying areas.