Metro-East News

Thunderstorms likely through weekend

Thunderstorms are likely for the metro-east through the weekend and into next week.

There is an 80 percent chance of occasional storms Friday, according to the National Weather Service.

The high will reach 81.

The chance of thunderstorms will decrease to 60 percent Friday night with the most likely chance of rain coming before 7 p.m.

The low will be 66.

There is a 70 percent chance of thunderstorms predicted Saturday when the high will be 81.

Showers and thunderstorms are likely to continue Saturday night when the low will be 67.

The high will be 82 Sunday with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms.

There is a 70 percent chance of storms Sunday night with a low of 65.