Rowan weather: More showers Thursday?

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, July 23, 2014

After two damp, even wet days, today might be less so, with only a 20 percent chance of rain, and a high near 89 under partly cloudy skies. The UV index will be in the extreme range today. Make sure to protect yourself with a hat, sunscreen and shirt and try to avoid prolonged exposure during the peak hours of 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Tonight’s chance of showers and storms is 30 percent, with patchy fog possible over night. Te low will be around 71.
Then we jump to a 60 percent chance of rain on Thursday, under mostly cloudy skies. But it will be muggy, with a high of 86. The showers and storms have a 50 percent chance of continuing into Thursday night, with a low around 65 and a light north northwest wind.
At least we’ll have good air quality for today and Thursday. Be alert to a higher level of ozone on Friday, pushing air quality to moderate.
Friday and Saturday will be very warm, with no chance of precipitation. The high Friday will be 86 under mostly sunny skies. The low will be around 67.
It’s mostly sunny again on Saturday, with a high near 89 and a low around 70.
Sunday brings a 30 percent chance of rain, with mostly sunny skies and another high near 89. The chance of showers and storms continues Sunday night, with a low around 70.
To start the new work week, expect a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms Monday with a high near 87 and a low around 66.
You’ll notice a cool down for Tuesday, with a high near 83 and no chance of rain.