The weather is shaping up to be gorgeous for the holiday weekend! High pressure has settled in over Mid-Missouri for Thursday and Friday and will keep sunny skies around during the day and mostly clear skies at night.
Temperatures Thursday will be in the upper 70s in the late afternoon and in the upper 50s and lower 60s by dawn Friday.
Friday will be slightly warmer with mostly sunny skies and highs in the lower 80s as winds shift to the southeast.
The weather for Friday night fireworks displays will be great, with mostly clear skies and a temperature in the lower 70s by mid-evening.
If you're heading to the Salute to America fireworks in Jefferson City, here's the forecast and a link to the weekend's events in the Capital City.
Saturday will be warmer with a few more clouds as a warm front sweeps over northern Missouri. This will bring temperatures into the middle 80s with a slight chance of a pop-up rain shower mainly north of I-70. Sunday's weather will be similar, with a slight chance of rain and warmer temperatures in the upper 80s.
Lake of the Ozarks weekend forecast: