Metro-East News

Sun and pleasant temperatures Wednesday, wet weather later in week

Another sunny and warm day is in the works for the metro-east Wednesday.

But wet weather could be coming soon.

The high Wednesday will be 85, about five degrees warmer than usual for this time of year, according to the National Weather Service.

It will be mostly clear with a low of 64 Wednesday night.

On Thursday, the mercury will jump up to 88 under mostly sunny skies. But rain could move into the area by the evening.

There is a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms Thursday night when the low will be 69.

A 30 percent chance of thunderstorms is possible during the day Friday when the high will be 88.

Friday night there is a 70 percent chance of storms with the most likely time for rain coming during the late night hours. The low will be 67.

The extended forecast calls for a 20 percent chance of rain Saturday with a high of 76 and sunny skies with a high of 74 Sunday.

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