(Las Vegas, NV) While people in some other parts of the country are grabbing the coats and boots, Las Vegans are being treated to some nice weather for the final days of 2011. Forecasters say temperatures will be five to eight degrees above normal this week, with highs in the upper 60’s by New Years Day. Overnight lows will be in the mid-40’s. A high pressure system is keeping temperatures relatively high in the valley.
LAS VEGAS - DECEMBER 16: The iconic "Vegas Vic" neon sign is seen December 16, 2005 in downtown Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)