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Rowan weather: Warm today, much cooler Friday

Except for a small chance of showers tonight, we will be mostly sunny and dry for at least the next 6 days.

More patchy fog may cause problems this morning until 9 a.m. Then it will become mostly sunny and 81. West northwest winds will blow at 5-8 mph this afternoon.

Tonight, a 30 percent chance of showers will be mainly between 9 p.m. and 3 a.m. The low will be 54. Winds will become northwest around 6 mph after midnight. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected.

Friday will be sunny and cooler, with a high of 68 and north winds of 8-13 mph, gusting up to 20 mph. The low will be 40, with winds calming to 3-6 mph.

The weekend will be exceptional. The high Saturday will be 64, with sunny skies and a light north wind. The low will be 41.

Sunday will be sunny with a high of 69 and a low of 42.

More sun for Monday, with a high of 66 and a low of 40.

Tuesday will be pretty much the same, sunny with a high of 68; the low will be 45.

And Wednesday will be mostly sunny with a high of 69.

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