Temperatures are going to be flirting with 80 degrees on many days this week, but a strong cold front arrives around Friday and brings a chance of rain followed by much cooler weather.

Last week Middle Tennessee was enjoying warm temperatures in the 80s and sunny days. This week we will make a complete reversal with a chance of showers every day and temperatures cooling down with highs only slightly above 70 on some afternoons.

The weather pattern this week looks just like you would expect for the final days of June and the beginning of July — heat and humidity and chances of scattered thunderstorms every afternoon.

This is going to be a mild weather week across Middle Tennessee with high temperatures from the upper 40s to low 50s and you sure can’t beat that at this time of year.

After the round of winter weather and Arctic air that Middle Tennessee experienced for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, a likely warming trend will take our high temperatures into the upper 50s by Wednesday afternoon.

A mostly sunny and dry spell of weather will continue for the week ahead with afternoon highs climbing from the upper 40s to the mid-50s by Wednesday and Thursday.

Afternoon temperatures have been above 70 degrees since last Friday and a few daily high temperature records have been broken across the Midstate in the past week.

It is looking cooler across Middle Tennessee this week, certainly lower temperatures than we had last week with that beautiful summer-like weather.

After A chilly weekend, warmer air will gradually move back in for the week ahead. Much of this week   will feature sunshine and highs in the 70s; yes, it’s going to be another beautiful week across Middle Tennessee.

It is going to be a beautiful week across Middle Tennessee with lots of sunshine and highs in the 70s. That is going to be the weather pattern through at least Oct. 11.