AUSTIN (KXAN) — The warmest weather of the week is forecast Tuesday afternoon, with highs reaching the low 80s, under mostly sunny skies.
The unseasonably warm temperatures will be followed by a windy cold front late Tuesday night. 20-30 mph north winds will follow the front Wednesday morning, with some gusts between 30-40 mph.
Wednesday morning low temperatures will fall to the 40s, and highs on Wednesday are forecast to remain below 60 degrees.
A chilly night will follow, with early morning lows Thursday falling to the middle 30s in the Austin metro area, with a light freeze in rural areas.
Highs on Thursday will reach the middle 60s, signaling a warming trend that will continue into the weekend.
Generally, the weather for SXSW Music will be nice compared to the chilly, rainy weather during much of SXSW Interactive.