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Rowan weather: Enjoy today, clouds on the way

We have just a 20 percent chance of showers today, and it will be mostly sunny, with a high near 82. The chance of rain goes up to 40 percent tonight, with a low around 60.

Thursday has the same 40 percent chance of showers, mainly in the afternoon, and we’ll see a little sun, allowing temperatures to rise again to 82. Winds will blow from the south southwest at 5-8 mph. Rain chances drop to 30 percent Thursday night, with a low of 64.

Friday looks like our cloudy day, though the 60 percent chance of showers will be mostly in the early evening hours. The wind will pick up to 10-13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Overnight, the chance of rain is 50 percent, with a low of 55.

The weekend looks very springlike, with mostly sunny skies Saturday and a high near 74, and a low of 50, and mostly sunny again Sunday with a high of 72 and a low of 53.

Then it’s back to the usual 30 percent chance of showers for Monday, with a high of 73 and a low of 57, plus an increased chance of rain, to 40 percent.

And it’s 40 percent again on Tuesday, with mostly cloudy skies and a high near 72.

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