Temperatures will be changing throughout the coming work week. The Average high temperature to start December in Mid-Missouri is 45 degrees. On December first Columbia reached 57 degrees, which is more than ten degrees above average.

We will see a brief warming trend to start the work week, with temperatures reaching 60 degrees by Tuesday. This warm up comes right before a cold front moves through Missouri around mid week.

Temperatures will be falling throughout the day Wednesday as the cold front moves through the area. This front will leave high temperatures in the low 30s by Thursday with nights into the teens Thursday night.