Metro-East News

Thursday likely to get off to a rainy start; nice weekend on the way

Wet weather could make commuting slow for metro-east residents Thursday morning.

There is a 70 percent chance of rain in the forecast with the most likely time for wet weather coming before noon, according to the National Weather Service. After that, skies will be cloudy across the St. Louis metropolitan area with a high of 45.

Thursday night, it will be mostly cloudy with a low of 32.

Skies will be partly sunny Friday with a high of 49.

Friday night, it will be mostly cloudy with a low of 37.

It looks like a nice weekend is on the way.

Skies will be mostly sunny during the daytime hours with a high of 59 both Saturday and Sunday.

It will be mostly clear Saturday night with a low of 31. On Sunday night, a 30 percent chance of showers and a low of 45.

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