You know that pretty sweater and the new gloves you got mom for Christmas? She may have to wait a few days to wear them out in public.

The area is going to feel more like southern California than Missouri for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day with high temperatures in the upper 50's to upper 60's with low temperatures in the 40's! It might be time to bust out a few spring like items for the next couple days during this heat wave.

Here's the forecast for the Sedalia/Warrensburg area according to the National Weather Service:

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Christmas Day
Sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.