Metro-East News

Scattered showers expected Wednesday, especially later

Skies will be mostly cloudy across the metro-east Wednesday with a 30 percent chance of rain in the forecast.

The best chance for showers will come after 4 p.m., according to the National Weather Service.

The high temperature will be 68 with winds gusting up to 20 mph.

Wednesday night the chance of showers will increase to 40 percent and the low will drop to 54.

On Thursday, a 20 percent chance of showers is predicted. Otherwise, skies will be partly sunny and the high temperature will reach 72.

Skies will be partly cloudy Thursday night with a low of 55.

There is a 20 percent of thunderstorms in the forecast for Friday when the high will be 75 and the low 57.