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Rowan weather: Blah

Maybe thunder woke you up this morning. It’s going to be a wet day, then temperatures will plummet tonight.

We have a 90 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4 p.m. Patchy fog is likely between 8 and 11 a.m. It will be windy, too, from the south at 9-14 mph, then shifting to the west northwest, with gusts around 21 mph. A half to three-quarters of an inch of rain is possible.

Clouds will move away tonight, leading to a low of 30, with north northwest wind at 7-11 mph.

The sun returns Wednesday, along with much cooler temperatures. The high will be 47, with west northwest wind at 5-8 mph. Another clear night will have a low of 24, with calming west northwest wind.

Thursday will be sunny and 44, with calm wind becoming north around 5 mph. The low will be 24 again, with mostly clear skies.

Friday will be mostly sunny and 48. The low will be 29, with mostly cloudy skies.

Saturday will be mostly cloudy, with a high of just 46. The low will be 32, with more clouds.

Sunday will be a bit warmer, with a high of 51 and partly sunny skies. The low will be 36, with a few clouds.

Monday will be sunny and 58.



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