Warm work week ahead for Tampa Bay area
High pressure has settled over the Tampa Bay area, driving temperatures above normal but with building humidity that will increase our rain chances later this week. Temperatures are starting in the mid- to upper-60s, News Channel 8 meteorologist Leigh Spann said, and winds out of the east will bring highs today into the low-80s under partly cloudy skies. Tonight’s mild lows will be in the mid- to upper-60s. Warm conditions continue through the end of the work week, with partly cloudy skies and highs in the mid-80s.The best chances for rain this week are on Thursday and Friday, Spann said.