An upper level low pressure system will be dropping southeast, and be located over the southern Appalachian Mountains on Thursday. But the good news is that any rain associated with it will remain north of Road Atlanta, over Virginia and North Carolina. The only impacts of the system will be a few more clouds, cooler temperatures in the 70s, and a stronger northwest wind (10 to 15 mph).
The upper level low will start to pull away on Friday, and high pressure will build in from the west for the rest of the event. This will provide plenty of sunshine for the race on Saturday, with comfortable temperatures and low humidity.
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