Sunny

Sunshine is back and temperatures are expected to be in the mid 50s today in Polk County, with mild weather on the way for the weekend according to the National Weather Service forecast.

Today's forecast calls for sunny skies, with a high near 57. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 35. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

Washington's Birthday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 72.

Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.