Metro-East News

Clouds, a slight chance of storms Thursday

Overcast skies and a slight chance of thunderstorms are in the forecast for the metro-east early Thursday.

The chance of rain will diminish throughout the morning, according to the National Weather Service. But clouds will linger throughout the day and the high will reach 81.

Skies will remain mostly cloudy Thursday night, when the low will drop to 62.

It will be partly sunny Friday morning. But a 20 percent chance of rain has been penciled into the forecast after 1 p.m., when the high will be 82.

There is a 40 percent chance of showers Friday night, when the low will be 65.

A 50 percent chance of thunderstorms is expected Saturday, when the high will be 81.

Saturday night, the low will be 61 with a 40 percent chance of storms.

Skies will be mostly sunny Sunday with a high of 78.

It will be clear with a low of 60 Sunday night.

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