... Building high pressure will keep the region dry and warm through midweek.
NEAR TERM /THROUGH SUNDAY/... Shortwave traversion across an amplifying ern CONUS ridge will generate some cloud cover tonight and Sunday morning; otherwise, expect dry weather and a surge in temperature back above the seasonal averages for Sunday aftn as heights rise/warm advctn ensues.
SHORT TERM /SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT/... The ern CONUS ridge is projected to continue amplifying through Tuesday in response to deep wrn CONUS troughing. Shortwave emergence is progged to erode the ridge on Wednesday, but in the meantime, expect dry weather and continued temperature warming as the ridge builds. Highs are projected to rise through the 80s and cumulate near 90 on Monday and Tuesday, or about 15 degrees above the calculated-normals.
LONG TERM /WEDNESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY/... Current models timing suggests ridge erosion by mid week with resultant increase in rain chance especially along the encroaching frontal boundary as well as gradual temperature moderation back toward the averages by weeks end.