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Charlotte forecast: Bring an umbrella on Monday

Monday’s early patchy fog and wet weather will give way to a drier week, with mild summer temperatures and sunshine mixed in with a few showers.

Get out your umbrella on Monday, when the high will be near 85 degrees with a 66 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3 p.m. Patchy fog is possible in some areas before 9 a.m.

The chance for rain will drop to 20 percent Monday night, with a low around 68, according to the National Weather Service.

On Tuesday, fog may return again before 8 a.m. The sky is expected to be partly sunny with a high around 87 and a low around 69. The chance for showers will remain at 20 percent after 1 p.m.

Wednesday should be slightly warmer and partly sunny with a high around 90 and a low around 69. The chance for showers will be around 20 percent.

Sunshine is expected to return on Thursday through Friday, with highs around 89 and lows near 70.

We could see a few showers this weekend mixed with sunshine. Saturday is expected to be partly sunny with a high of 87 and a low around 68. Sunday will be about the same, with a high near 85. The chance for rain both days will be about 30 percent.

Karen Sullivan: 704-358-5532, @Sullivan_kms

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