The week ahead should begin warm and clear, with no showers in sight until close to the weekend.
The forecast for Monday and Tuesday calls for sunshine, a high in the low 80s and lows in the 50s, according to the National Weather Service.
Wednesday should be cooler, about 74 degrees, with some clouds moving in. The low is expected to be around 56.
Thursday’s forecast looks similar: The high should be around 77, with a partly sunny sky. The low is expected to be around 61.
A 50 percent chance of showers is forecast for Friday. The high is expected to be near 76. The chance for rain falls to 30 percent Friday night, with a low around 57.
The weekend should be sunny with highs in the upper 70s.
Karen Sullivan: 704-358-5532, @Sullivan_kms