Highs will reach the low-to-mid 40s on Friday and Saturday with rain on Friday and decreasing clouds Saturday.

Winds will shift to the south and increase to nearly 20 mph, bringing in warmer air for Sunday. Highs will be in the mid 50s for most of the area with southern parts of Mid-Missouri close to 60° Sunday afternoon.

December 28 was the last time highs reached the 50s over a widespread area of Mid-Missouri.

Average highs this time of year are 38°.