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Rowan weather: A little warmer today

It’s another cold start today, with temperatures in the 20s.

It should be a mostly sunny day with a high of 62 and south southwest wind around 6 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight will be partly cloudy and 44, with south southwest wind at 3-5 mph.

Friday will bring a 20 percent chance of rain after 11 a.m. It will be mostly cloudy and 63, with west southwest wind at 6 mph. The chance of rain goes up to 60 percent Friday night, with most of the rain after 5 a.m. It will be mostly cloudy and 48, with calm wind. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected.

Saturday will have a 90 percent chance of rain, with rin before 7 a.m., then showers. The high will be 56, wth south wind around 6 mph.

Saturday night will have a 90 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11 p.m. The low will be 44.

Sunday will be mostly sunny and 57 with a mostly clear night and a low of 33.

Monday will be sunny and 58; the low will be 36, with mostly clear skies.

Tuesday will be mostly sunny, too, with a high near 60. A 40 percent chance of showers moves in Tuesday night, with mostly cloudy skies and a low of 43.

Wednesday will be mostly cloudy, with a 30 percent chance of showers and a high of 63.

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