Metro-East News

Storms move into metro-east Tuesday, will linger a while

Storms are in the forecast Tuesday for the metro-east – and they’re likely to stick around for days.

There is a 20 percent chance of storms before noon, according to the National Weather Service. After that the possibility of wet weather will increase to 30 percent.

The high Tuesday will be 83.

Tuesday night, the likelihood of rain increases to 50 percent with a marginal chance that thunderstorms could become severe.

The low will drop to 66 overnight.

There is a 60 percent chance of thunderstorms Wednesday when the high will be 84.

The low Wednesday night will be 70 under cloudy skies with a 30 percent chance of storms.

The high temperature will shoot up to 88 Thursday, about eight degrees warmer than the average high for May 26 in the St. Louis metropolitan area, with a 50 percent chance of storms.

The chance of storms remains at 50 percent Thursday night when the low will be 69.

Click here fore the detailed local forecast.