Arctic high pressure has spread across the Carolinas. Temperatures will be far below the average today, with highs only in the mid to upper 30s across the region. Average highs are in the low 50s this time of the year. Tonight will be clear and bitterly cold, with lows in the teens. Winds will be light.

Tuesday will be mostly sunny and chilly, with high temperatures in the low-40s. Tuesday night should be mostly cloudy with a forty percent chance of rain, with lows in the mid-30s. There's still a chance of rain Wednesday morning, with showers likely in the afternoon. The rain chance will be around fifty percent. Highs should be in the low-50s.

It will be cloudy Thursday with showers likely, mainly in the morning. It will be noticeably warmer, with highs in the upper 50s, falling rapidly into the forties in the afternoon. The rain chance is seventy percent. Thursday night will be partly cloudy with temperatures in the upper 20s to low 30s. Friday will be sunny and chilly, with highs in the mid 40s.