Local

Tuesday’s forecast: Partly sunny, mild

Tuesday is expected to remain partly sunny with a high near 67, then clouds will move in, and by Wednesday night and Thursday, rain is likely.

Thunderstorms also are possible late Wednesday and on Thursday, according to the National Weather Service.

The high Wednesday also is expected to reach 67 before shooting up to 77 Thursday.

A cold front is then forecast to move across the region, dropping predicted highs to 61 Friday and 51 Saturday.

Expected lows will drop from 55 Wednesday night and 49 Thursday night to 35 Friday night and 31 Saturday night. The low is expected to rebound by Sunday night to about 43 degrees, according to the latest NWS forecast.

A 30 percent chance of showers remains Friday, but all sun is forecast for Saturday and Sunday. Sunday’s high is expected to climb to 56, then to 67 Monday, again under sunny skies.

Marusak: 704-358-5067;

Twitter: @jmarusak

  Comments