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Rowan weather: A little break today, then more rain

So this is the beginning of a mostly wet week with temperatures both below and near normal.

Today we have a 20 percent chance of showers before 9, then the skies will clear gradually. The high will be 60, with west northwest wind at 5-10 mph.

Tonight will be partly cloudy and cold, with a low of 33 and northwest wind of 6-8 mph shifting to the north northeast after midnight.

Tuesday will have a 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 2 p.m., with mostly cloudy skies and a high of 44. Winds will be northeast at 5-8 mph. The chance of rain Tuesday night is 80 percent, with a cold low of 34 and east northeast wind at 5-8 mph. A quarter to half inch of rain is possible.

Wednesday’s chance of rain will be 90 percent, with a cold high of 39 and north northwest wind around 7 mph. The chance of rain Wednesday night will be 70 percent, mainly after 9 p.m. It will be cloudy, with a low of 37.

Thursday, the high shoots up to 61, with a 60 percent chance of rain and cloudy skies. Thursday night’s chance of rain is 70 percent, with cloudy skies and a low of 45.

Friday also has a 70 percent chance of rain. It will be cloudy and 53. The low will be 43, with an 80 percent chance of rain.

Saturday will also have a 70 percent chance of rain, and it will be cloudy and 53 again. The chance of rain Saturday night will be 60 percent, with a low of 47.

And Sunday will be mostly cloudy and 67 with a 50 percent chance of showers.

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