Sunshine, mild temperatures on Veterans Day

Veterans Day should be glorious, with all sunshine and a high of 69 degrees forecast.

Thursday should be even warmer, with a forecast high of 71 and only a slight chance of rain under partly sunny skies, according to the National Weather Service in Greer, S.C.

The normal high for this week of the year is 64.

Friday, Saturday and Sunday are expected to be sunny, although the weekend will grow colder, according to the weather service. Highs are expected to reach 63 Friday, 55 Saturday and 58 Sunday.

Lows of 34 Friday night and 32 Saturday night are forecast – far cooler than Wednesday night’s expected low of 49 and Thursday night’s 44.

Joe Marusak: 704-358-5067, @jmarusak