Scattered showers and storms for Thursday

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RAIN POTENTIAL FOR THURSDAY: Some areas may pick up as much as a half inch of rain while others will see much less.

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THIS EVENING: Chance for showers and storms as a line pushes eastward Heavy rain is likely as they are moving very slowly. Temps will fall from around 80 to the low 70s.

MORNING: Muggy with patchy fog to start the day. There may be a stray shower but most will start the day with no rain and lows in the mid to upper 60s.

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TOMORROW: Scattered afternoon showers and thunderstorms will be possible. Highs will hover around 80 degrees.

Hour by Hour

OUTLOOK:  Friday the front may be close enough to trigger an isolated shower or thunderstorm So have kept the chance in. In fact, it is possible it hovers nearby into Saturday keep the isolated chance for a shower around. There will be a battle between upper level ridge building in and trough exiting and we will be right on the battle zone. High pressure at the surface will try and nose in from the northeast and looks to be successful once we get into Sunday.   It should be dry through Wednesday as a ridge of high pressure settles over us and high pressure at the surface remains in control of our weather. Temperatures will run below average over the weekend hitting around 80 degrees but early next week, the feeling of summer returns as the heat and humidity build back in. Highs should have a chance to warm to the mid and upper 80s Tuesday and Wednesday.

TROPICAL UPDATE: Still watching for the development of our next tropical system midweek next week. Looks like the track may take it right into Miami Florida. The National Hurricane Center is keeping an eye on the development of disturbed weather east of the Antilles which now has a 50 percent chance of strengthening and becoming more organized. 

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MaryEllen Pann, Chief Meteorologist

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