Rowan weather: More bad air and heat
Today is another Air Quality Alert day, from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. The air quality is Code Orange, with ground level ozone the main problems. Children, active adults and those with heart and respiratory diseases should avoid outside activities.
Again, the heat index will be around 100-103 degrees, with high humidity, high temperatures and little wind.
Today will be sunny and 95 with west northwest wind around 6 mph this morning. Tonight’s low will be 73, with partly cloudy skies. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms is possible through midnight.
Wednesday will be another hot and humid day, with mostly sunny skies and a high of 93. Winds will be calm in the morning, then around 6 mph from the west in the afternoon. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms is possible after 4 p.m. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected.
Wednesday night will have a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms through midnight. It will be mostly cloudy and 73, with calming west wind. Little rain accumulation is expected.
Thursday will be partly sunny and 92, with calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. The chance of showers and storms is 40 percent. Thursday night will have a 60 percent chance of showers and storms. The low will be 70 with mostly cloudy skies.
Friday brings a 50 percent chance of showers and storms after 11 a.m. It will be mostly cloudy and 87. The chance of rain goes up to 60 percent Friday night, mainly before 11 p.m. It will be mostly cloudy and 70.
Saturday will be partly sunny and 90, with a 30 percent chance of storms and showers after 2 p.m. The same chance of rain sticks around until about 8 p.m. The low Saturday will be 72.
Sunday will be sunny and 93. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms is possible Sunday night, with a low of 73.
Monday will have a 40 percent chance of showers and storms, but be partly sunny and 92.
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