WJZ meteorologist Tim Williams has the Wednesday early afternoon weather update.

Sunny, dry weather and highs in the mid-80s are forecast Wednesday in the Baltimore area.

Skies are forecast to remain clear throughout the day, with high pressure over much of the eastern U.S. Humidity is expected to be low, with dew points down in the 50s.

Overnight lows were forecast in the 60s, rising to the lower to mid-80s in the afternoon.

Winds of 5-10 mph are forecast from the west and northwest.

Some clouds could move through Thursday, with highs in the upper 80s, before skies clear again and high temperatures drop to the upper 70s on Friday.

Partly cloudy to mostly sunny skies are forecast for the weekend, with highs in the 80s.