Rowan weather: Hope you like humidity

  • Posted: Friday, August 22, 2014 8:00 a.m.
Rowan weather
Rowan weather

We might be in for another loud storm tonight or Saturday, thanks to the heat and a front moving through the area.

Today is sticky and warm, with 100 percent humidity at 7:30 a.m. Expect a high of 92 under mostly sunny skies. The air quality will be moderate for ozone today, but good throughout the weekend.


The chance for showers and thunderstorms is just 20 percent. That goes up to 40 percent tonight, with a chance of fog in the wee hours of Saturday. If the storms form a line as they move into the state from Kentucky, some storms could become severe, with damaging winds and hail.

Saturday has a 40 percent chance of showers and storms throughout the day and night. But it will be partly sunny and hot again, with a high of 89. Rain may be heavy in those storms. The low will be around 68.

Sunday, it’s a 30 percent chance of rain, with storms more likely in the afternoon. It will be partly cloudy and noticeably cooler, with a high of 80 under mostly cloudy skies. Sunday night, expect showers, mainly before 9 p.m., with a low of 64.

Just in time for the first day of school, Monday will be partly sunny and 81, with a low around 65. Tuesday’s good, too, with a high of 82 and mostly sunny skies. Tuesday’s low will be near 65.

Add a couple of degrees to Wednesday for a high of 84 with mostly sunny skies. Wednesday night’s low will be around 64.

And amp it up to 85 for Thursday with mostly sunny skies.

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