THURSDAY'S WEATHER ... Clear and mild

Staff reports

Expect mild temperatures and clear skies for the remainder of 2011.

After a wakeup temperature of 38, highs today will climb to the upper 60s under mostly sunny skies.

Overnight lows will not be as cold tonight, dropping only into the mid 40s under clear skies.

Highs for the end of the work week will reach the lower 70s under partly cloudy skies.

Friday night will bring lows in the upper 40s under clear skies.

Highs for New Year’s Eve should reach the lower 70s, under mostly dry conditions and southeasterly winds.

Lows will dip into the upper 40s.

Temperatures turn a little cooler for Sunday, with highs only in the mid to upper 50s under clear skies.