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Rowan weather: Just right

It’s going to be a beautiful day, but a little breezy, a nice break after the clouds and rain.

The high will be 78 with sunny skies and north northeast wind around 10 mph, gusting up to 18 mph. Tonight will be partly cloudy and 58, with east northeast wind at 5-7 mph.

Wednesday, though, it’s back to clouds, and it will be much cooler, with a high of 70. East wind will be at 5-8 mph. There will be a 60 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5 p.m. A quarter to half inch of rain is possible.

With the same 60 percent chance of rain, showers are likely before 10 p.m. Wednesday. It will be cloudy and 59, with northeast wind calming. A tenth to quarter inch of rain is expected.

Thursday will have a 30 percent chance of showers before noon, then will be partly sunny and 79. Winds will be west southwest at 6-11 mph. Thursday night will be clear and 54.

Friday will be sunny and 77, with a low of 58 and mostly clear skies.

The weekend looks good, too. Saturday will be mostly sunny and 82. The low will be 65, with partly cloudy skies.

Sunday will be mostly sunny and 86. It will be a mostly cloudy night, with a low of 69.

Monday will be partly sunny and 87, with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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