Atlanta: Temperatures to Rebound This Weekend

March 1, 2014; 5:42 AM ET
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Temperatures will bounce back into the low 70s late this weekend after a bout with frigid air midweek.

After a cold start early in the week, temperatures began to rise Friday breaking the cycle of cold, winter air in Atlanta.

On Saturday temperatures rose into the 60s, accompanied by some sun.

Heading into Sunday, temperatures will rise another 10 degrees, nearing the mid 70s on Sunday afternoon. This is ten degrees above average for the beginning of March.

Detailed Atlanta Forecast
Atlanta Interactive Radar Winter Weather Center

For those looking to spend time outdoors, Sunday will be the warmest and clearest day of the weekend.

For the first two days of March, skies will cloud up with temperatures trending more towards the average of 60 degrees.

Rain will move through Monday but will be followed by some sunshine and breezy winds on Tuesday and Wednesday.


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