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Rowan weather: Another spring day

The forecast is still pretty simple, but we will have code yellow air quality for today, Thursday and Friday for both ozone and particle pollution.

Today will be sunny and 73, with light and variable wind becoming southwest around 5 mph this afternoon. The low will be 52, with partly cloudy skies and calming wind.

Thursday will be warmer, with a high of 78 and mostly sunny skies. Winds will be southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. It will be a mostly clear night with a low of 59 and light south southwest wind.

Friday will be more humid and very warm, with a high of 85. Winds will be west southwest at 3-7 mph. The low will be 64 with partly cloudy skies.

We’re in for a sunny and hot weekend, with a high Saturday of 88 and increased humidity. The low will be 66, with mostly clear skies.

Sunday will be sunny and 87, with a low of 65 and partly cloudy skies.

The summer-like heat continues Monday, with mostly sunny skies and a high of 86. The low will be 65, with more partly cloudy skies.

Tuesday will also be mostly sunny and 88.

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