Rowan weather: Stagnant air today, tomorrow

Published 7:52 am Monday, June 13, 2016

Today will be a code yellow air day, meaning unusually sensitive people may be affected. Tuesday will be another code orange air day, meaning the air quality is unhealthy for children, active adults and those with heart or respiratory disease. Those groups should limit outdoor activity. Wednesday will be another code yellow day, both for ozone and particle pollution.

Today will be sunny and not quite as hot as yesterday, with a high of 86 and northeast wind at 5-7 mph, calming in the afternoon. Tonight’s low will be a comfortable 63.

Tuesday will bring a 20 percent chance of showers after 1 p.m., but it will be sunny again and 91. South southeast wind will blow about 5 mph in the afternoon.

The same chance of showers lingers for Tuesday night, with a muggy low of 73.

A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms for Wednesday, with partly sunny skies and a high of 92. Southwest wind at 5 mph. A 30 percent chance of showers and storms Wednesday night, with a low of 73 again.

Thursday has a 30 percent chance of showers, but will be mostly sunny with a high of 92. The low will be 72.

Friday, too, has a 30 percent chance of showers, with mostly sunny skies and a high of 86. The same chance of rain is present Friday night, with a low of 63.

Saturday should be mostly sunny and 78, noticeably cooler. The low will be 59.

Sunday, Father’s Day will be sunny and 81.

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