Afternoon and evening storms headed our way
Published: Sunday, June 8, 2014 at 7:15 p.m.
Last Modified: Sunday, June 8, 2014 at 7:15 p.m.
After a week of slightly cooler temperatures and a number of powerful thunderstorms Sunday evening, the forecast this week for North Florida includes high chances of afternoon rain and hotter temperatures.
Monday will be mostly sunny with a high of 91 degrees and a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m., according to the National Weather Service.
Monday night will be partly cloudy with a low of 71 degrees, and rain chances will increase slightly before 9 p.m.
Showers and thunderstorms are likely Tuesday after 3 p.m. The day will be mostly sunny with high near 91. Tuesday evening, rain chances will decrease to 50 percent, with a mostly cloudy sky and a low around 70 degrees.
Wednesday will bring higher chances of rain, with a 70 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. On Wednesday night, rain chances will dip to a 30 percent chance and continue to drop throughout the rest of the week.
A 30 percent chance of rain is forecast for Thursday morning, but that will decrease to 20 percent Thursday night. The rain chances for Friday and the weekend will be similar to Thursday.
Temperatures are expected to remain constant from Thursday to Saturday, with highs in the lower 90s and lows in the upper 60s.