Rowan weather: Warmer and wetter

Published 7:55 am Monday, February 1, 2016

A very damp morning with warm temperatures is a hint of what’s to come this week.

Today, there’s a 20 percent chance of showers, mainly this afternoon, with a high of 67. Mostly sunny skies and southwest wind at 5-8 mph. Tonight, we still have a 20 percent chance of showers, with a low of 48.

The chance of showers goes up to 30 percent Tuesday, when it will be mostly cloudy with a high of 57 and east northeast wind at 7 mph.

There’s a 50 percent chance of showers Tuesday night, with a low of just 53. East wind at 6-11 mph will shift to the south.

Wednesday has a 90 percent chance of showers, with thunderstorms possible after non. The high will be 67, with south winds at 11-14 mph, and gusts up to 21 mph. Showers and thunderstorms continue Wednesday night, with a low of 44 and a 60 percent chance of rain.

Thursday will be partly sunny and cooler, with a high of 53 and a low of 32.

Friday will be mostly sunny, with a high of 47 and a low of 26.

Saturday will be mostly sunny, too with a high of 48 and a low of 28.

And Sunday will also be mostly sunny with a high of 49.