Scattered storms return to the region to start weekend

Published: Friday, August 10, 2018 @ 6:42 AM
Updated: Saturday, August 11, 2018 @ 1:03 AM

A cold front will bring the chance for rain followed by much more comfortable air.

(UPDATE @ 1:03 a.m., Aug. 11): A Flood Advisory for Clinton County continues until 2 a.m. The Flash Flood Warning for central Greene County has expired, according to the National Weather Service in Wilmington.

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  • Passing storms ending overnight
  • More storms today, mainly south
  • Slightly cooler for the weekend

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OVERNIGHT: Expect passing showers and storms to slowly taper after 1 a.m., Storm Center 7 Chief Meteorologist Eric Elwell said. Clouds will break, with some patchy fog possible late. Temperatures to fall into the upper 60s.

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SATURDAY:  A mix of sun and clouds is expected along with a chance for pop-up showers and storms. Better chances for rain will be along and south of Interstate 70 during the afternoon. Weather will cool slightly as temperatures fall into the lower 80s.

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SUNDAY: Partly sunny skies will end the weekend with a slight chance of an afternoon shower or storm. Highs will be in the lower 80s.

MONDAY: Mostly sunny and comfortable with highs in the lower 80s. There is a slight chance for a isolated pop-up shower in the afternoon.

TUESDAY: More sunshine and a bit more humidity expected. Temperatures climb into the middle 80s. 

WEDNESDAY: Scattered showers and storms will return, especially during the afternoon. Highs will hold in the middle 80s.

Graphic by Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Jesse Maag