Sunny Thursday Will Yield to Rainy Friday, But Drier Weekend

Thursday will start off clear, dry and sunny but is expected to morph into a cloudy afternoon and evening. Friday, it’s back to overcast skies with rain possible.

Friday’s chance of rain is only 20 percent, however, but temperatures will drop to a high near only 66.

Saturday is likely to start off gloomy and might rain before 11 a.m., but will lighten and finish off partly cloudy.

Sunday is expected to be the weather highlight of the weekend, reaching 70 degrees under partly sunny skies.

Here is a fuller forecast:

Today: Patchy fog before 11 am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 51. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southeast in the evening.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11 am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11 pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11 am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

Monday: A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

Monday Night: A slight chance of rain before 11 pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 78.