UNDATED (WJON News) -- Record warmth arrives this weekend, followed by the return of wet weather for Christmas Eve.

Temps/Records in St. Cloud:
Friday - 42 (forecast), 45 (record)
Saturday - 47 (forecast), 52 (record)
Sunday - 49 (forecast), 42 (record)
Monday - 36 (forecast), 47 (record)
Tuesday - 35 (forecast), 49 (record)

Rain chances will likely persist into Christmas Day.

National Weather Service
National Weather Service

Much of central Minnesota is expected to see about a half inch of rain.  Southern portions of the state could see over an inch of rain.

St. Cloud has had just under an inch of rain so far this month.  Normally we'd have about a half inch of preception in December.

The National Weather Service says we won't see much snow with this system because of the warm temperatures.  St. Cloud has had 5.3 inches of snow so far this season, which is nine inches below normal.

Last year at this time we already at over 25 inches of snow in St. Cloud.


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