Tonight: Spotty showers are possible, but most areas will likely stay dry. Otherwise, partly to mostly cloudy with temperatures in the 70s. Areas of fog by the morning.  

Thursday: Showers and storms will likely begin to develop by the morning. Rain will grow in coverage and intensity as the morning progresses. The threat for localized flooding continues into Thursday. You can find the latest river stages and forecasts here.

Friday & Weekend: Rain coverage should come down just a touch on Friday and even into the weekend. It won’t be all too much, but rain coverage shouldn’t be as widespread. Showers and storms will likely be more confined to the peak-heating hours of the day, which would be around mid-morning through the early evening hours. Highs will be in the upper 80s. Some spots may briefly top out near 90 degrees over the weekend.  

Next Week: More daily storms in the forecast with highs in the 80s. Seven-day rain totals will be around 2 to 4 inches with locally higher amounts over 4 inches expected. 

Tracking the Tropics: A couple of tropical waves are being monitored by the National Hurricane Center. One wave will move into the Caribbean over the weekend. No imminent threats for now. Keep in mind, most hurricanes develop during the months of August, September, and October, on average.