Rowan weather: Rain, rain is going to stay

Published 8:04 am Thursday, May 19, 2016

Don’t look for much, if any, sunshine until Sunday, as the rain continues.

Today’s chance for showers is 50 percent, with cloudy skies and a high of 63. Northeast winds will blow at 3-6 mph. A tenth to a quarter inch of rain is possible.

Tonight the chance of rain drops to 30 percent, with patchy fog forming after 9 p.m. The low will be 55, with east northeast wind at 3-5 mph.

Friday’s chance of rain is 60 percent, under cloudy skies, with a high of 65. Showers are likely before 1 p.m., then a steady rain, then showers in the later afternoon. East northeast wind around 7 mph. Another tenth to quarter inch of rain can be expected.

Friday night’s chance of rain is 90 percent, with a low of 56 and east wind at 3-6 mph. A half to three-quarters inch of rain is possible.

Showers and thunderstorms are likely Saturday morning before 9, followed by showers throughout the day, with a high near 70. The chance of rain is 60 percent. East wind at 5 mph will shift to the north northeast.

The chance of rain Saturday night is 30 percent, with a low of 54.

Sunday also has a 30 percent chance of showers, between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. It will be partly sunny and 72. Sunday night will be partly cloudy and 54.

Monday looks sunny and warm, with a high of 75 and a low of 55.

Tuesday will be sunny, too, and warmer, with a high of 80. The low will be 60.

Wednesday will be mostly sunny with a high of 84.