Sunday Weather, 08.06.17


A few showers or thunderstorms are possible in the panhandle. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.

Skies turning cloudy tonight with rain arriving late as an area of low pressure closes in on the area for Monday.

Wednesday will have clouds and some sun with a shower or storm possible. Patchy fog after 3 a.m. Highs in the low-to-mid 80s. Light rain is expected in the Midlands in the morning. Patchy fog before 10 a.m.

On Sunday the region will become partly cloudy to mostly cloudy with highs making it to the low 90s. South wind around 5 miles per hour.

This week's rainfall totals could run anywhere between 2 to a little more than 5 inches in parts of the state.

There is a chance of showers and thunderstorms mainly confined to area mountains and adjacent foothills.

But things will change in Greater Boston, starting around 5 p.m. when a moisture-laden weather pattern arrives, bringing first showers and then, possibly, heavy rains. Mostly cloudy with a high near 84.

Saturday night - Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Rain chances around 40-50%.

Tuesday Night: Overnight lows drop back down into the lower 70's. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Monday will be hot and humid, and there will be a chance for storms during the afternoon hours.

Precipitation chances are expected to increase into the overnight hours Friday - hopefully well after the Bethlehem Mounted Police have conducted their sweep to shut down Musikfest for the night.

Rain chances continue throughout the 7 day forecast, flash flooding will be a concern for the next several days. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

Tuesday: Mostly Cloudy. Scattered Showers/Storms (60%).