• 64°

Rowan weather: April showers bring May flowers

If you are one of the lucky ones who has today off, it will be a warm one. Showers and storms are possible after 3 this afternoon.

It will be mostly sunny with a high of 82 and southwest wind at 7-9 mph. The chance of rain is 30 percent. Some of the storms could produce frequent lightning, heavy rain and gusty winds. A tenth to quarter inch of rain is possible.

Tonight the chance of showers and storms goes up to 40 percent, with a low of 57. Northeast winds will be at 5-7 mph. Another tenth to quarter inch of rain is possible, depending on thunderstorms.

Tuesday also has a 30 percent chance of showers and will be much cooler, with a high of 67. It will be cloudy with east northeast wind at 8-10 mph. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected.

The chance of showers goes up to 50 percent Tuesday night, with a low of 54 and east wind around 7 mph.

For Wednesday, it’s a 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 5 p.m. It will be cloudy again, with a high of 69 and east northeast wind around 5 mph. Wednesday night has a 20 percent chance of showers, with a low of 58.

Thursday has a 30 percent chance of showers after 1 p.m., with mostly sunny skies and a high back in the 80s. The low will be 61.

Friday has a 30 chance of showers between 2 and 3 p.m., but will be partly sunny and 80. The low will be 53.

Saturday will be mostly sunny and a bit cooler, with a high of 73. And another 40 percent chance of showers moves in Saturday night, with a low of 51.

Sunday’s chance of rain will be 70 percent, with mostly cloudy skies and a high of 68.

Comments

Crime

Man receives consecutive prison sentences for sex offenses

BREAKING NEWS

RSS Board of Education approves Faith Elementary sale

Coronavirus

Rowan Health Department receives 400 Pfizer, 800 Johnson & Johnson vaccines for week

Crime

Blotter: Accident in Food Lion only weekend shooting to produce injuries

Crime

Salisbury man charged with felony drug crimes

Crime

Second person charged in thefts from house near county line

Crime

Police use tear gas to end robbery stand off, arrest suspect

Local

Ask Us: When will Rowan Public Library’s West Branch open?

Nation/World

Prosecution case nears end in ex-cop’s trial in Floyd death

Nation/World

Officer accused of force in stop of Black Army officer fired

Crime

Blotter: Man charged with hitting man with car, fleeing while intoxicated

Local

‘Meet the need’: Rowan County Health Department looks to add to vaccination options

Local

Seaford is first woman in county hired for town manager position since the ’90s

Local

Colonial Spring Frolic makes a comeback to kick off museum’s year

Local

Concord City Council wants to name bridge for fallen officer, Rowan native

Education

RSS administration will recommend selling Faith Elementary property to charter school

Business

Inspired by advice from father-in-law, Angela Mills launches her own business in memory of him

Local

Rowan County Democrats re-elect leaders, pass resolutions

Local

Baseball: Memories come alive in Ferebee book

Local

During Child Abuse Prevention Month, professionals reflect on detecting abuse in a virtual world

Business

Biz Roundup: Small Business Center announces spring slate of workshop for business owners

Clubs

Kiwanis Pancake Festival starts Friday

Local

Rowan fire marshal seeks to clear up confusion, worry caused by solicitation letter

Education

Fun every day: Fifth anniversary for Yadkin Path Montessori School