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Rowan weather: Sunny and breezy; a few storms this weekend

This morning is a refreshing change from the high humidity days of the past week.

Today will be sunny and 84, with northwest wind at 6-13 mph, gusting up to 20 mph. Tonight will be partly cloudy and 65, with light and variable wind.

Saturday will be partly sunny and 85, with a 40% chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Winds will be east at 5 mph. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected.

Saturday night will have a 50% chance of showers and thunderstorms. It will be mostly cloudy and 67, with east northeast wind around 6 mph calming after midnight. Again, less than a tenth of an inch is expected, but higher amounts are possible in thunderstorms.

Sunday will be partly sunny and 86, with light and variable wind. There will be a 30% chance of showers and thunderstorms. The same chance of rain is possible Sunday night, mainly before 9 p.m. The low will be 68, with partly cloudy skies.

Monday will be mostly sunny and hot, with a high of 92. The low will be 70.

Tuesday will be mostly sunny and 90, with a 30% chance of showers after 10 a.m. The low will be 68.

Wednesday will be mostly sunny and 89, with a low of 67.

Thursday will be much, the same, with a high of 89.

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