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Rowan weather: Clearing, but windy

The day will start with clouds, but then it will clear and we’ll have a high of 61.

It’s going to be windy, though, with winds from northwest at 5-13 mph, gusting to 24 mph.

Tonight will be partly cloudy and cold, with a low of 30. Winds will be north northwest at 5-6 mph.

Friday will be mostly sunny and chilly, with a high of 46 and north northeast wind at 5-7 mph. A 20 percent chance of snow is possible after 4 a.m. It will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 30 and light east wind.

Saturday starts with a chance of rain and snow showers before 9 a.m., then rain. The chance of precipitation will be 80 percent. The high will be 46, with south southwest winds at 3-7 mph.

The chance of rain Saturday night will be 60 percent, with rain likely before 2 a.m., then showers between 2 and 4 a.m. It will be mostly cloudy and 38.

Sunday will be mostly sunny and 52. The low will be a cold 26, with partly cloudy skies.

Martin Luther King Day will be sunny and 42. The low will be even colder, 21, with mostly clear skies.

The high Tuesday will be just 40 degrees, with sunny skies. The low will drop to 20, with clear skies.

Wednesday will be sunny and 43.

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