Plenty of sunshine, but chilly temps for last minute shoppers

Columbia (WACH) -- While sunshine has returned to the Midlands in full force temperatures have dropped significantly in the area.

A cold front moved through on Monday bringing showers with it.

This morning the front has cleared South Carolina and our winds have shifted to a northerly flow.

Highs for today occurred at midnight with many locations in the mid 50s.

Temperatures dropped into the 30s and 40s this morning across South Carolina, and will rebound into the upper 40s and lower 50s this afternoon.

For your last minute holiday shoppers while you wonâ??t need the umbrella you will need a coat today.

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