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Rowan weather: Partly sunny, then storms

After last night’s rains, fog is likely before 9 this morning, then it will be partly sunny, with a high of 83. We’ll have a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5 p.m. South southwest wind will be at 5-9 mph. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected, but totals could rise in thunderstorms.

Tonight, the chance of showers and storms is also 30 percent, with mostly cloudy skies and a low of 68. Wind will be from the south southwest at 6 mph. Little accumulation is expected.

Wednesday’s chance of showers and thunderstorms will be 50 percent, with partly sunny skies and a high of 84. Winds will be west southwest at 6 mph. Between a tenth and a quarter inch of rain is possible.

Wednesday night will have a 30 percent chance of showers and storms, mainly before 2 a.m. The low will be 66 with calm wind.

Thursday has just a 20 percent chance of showers, with patchy fog before 8 a.m. It will be mostly sunny and 84 with east northeast wind at 3-7 mph. The same chance of rain is possible Thursday night, with patchy fog forming around 4 am. The low will be 65.

Friday will have a 30 percent chance of showers after 11 a.m. The morning will start with patchy fog. It will be mostly sunny and 84. The low will be 67 under mostly cloudy skies.

Then the holiday weekend begins with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. It will be mostly cloudy and 85. The same chance of showers and storms lingers through Saturday night, with a low of 68.

Sunday will be cloudy and 82, with a 60 percent chance of showers. The same chance of rain is possible Sunday night, with a low of 68.

Memorial Day will be mostly cloudy and 83, with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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