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Rowan weather: Your usual August day

We’ll  have areas of patchy fog through 9 a.m. today, then it will be mostly sunny with a high of 88. Winds will be southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. We have a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m.

It is a Code Yellow air quality day for ozone.

The chance of rain continues through 10 p.m., with patchy fog around 3 a.m. It will be partly cloudy and 69, with south wind at 3-5 mph.

Wednesday will be mostly sunny and 90, with southwest wind at 5-9 mph. There will be a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2 p.m. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected.

The chance of showers and storms goes up to 40 percent Wednesday night, mainly before 11 p.m. It will be partly cloudy and 68, with calming wind. Again, less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected.

Thursday will be sunny and 90, with north northwest wind at 5-7 mph in the afternoon. The low will be 69, with mostly clear skies overnight.

Friday will be mostly sunny and 91. It will be a partly cloudy night with a low of 68.

Saturday will be mostly sunny and 89, with a low of 68 and partly cloudy skies.

Sunday will be mostly sunny and 89. The low will be 68, with a few clouds.

Monday will be mostly sunny and 90.

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