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Rowan weather: Rain likely

Looks like a gray day ahead, with rain likely between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. We’ll also have patchy fog between 9 and 11 a.m. It will be cloudy and 50, with calm wind. Skies might clear late this afternoon.

The chance of rain is 70 percent, with a quarter to half inch of rain possible.

Tonight will be mostly cloudy and 36, with light and variable wind. Areas of patchy fog are possible after 1 a.m.

Tuesday will start with fog before 10 a.m., then it will be cloudy through mid-morning before clearing. The high will be 56, with calm wind.

Tuesday night will be mostly clear, with a low of 34.

Wednesday will be sunny and 59, with calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph. The low will be 35, with mostly clear skies.

Thursday, we’ll have a high of 62, with mostly sunny skies. It will be a mostly cloudy night, with a low of 45.

Friday will be partly sunny and 63. Friday night will be mostly cloudy and 41.

Clouds return Saturday, with a 40 percent chance of showers, and a high of 56. The same chance of showers is possible Saturday night, with a low of 41.

Sunday will also have a 40 percent chance of showers, but with partly sunny skies and a high of 58.

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