Sunny, warm Monday to continue summery week

Posted May 17, 2017

Wednesday night, the low will be around 62, with mostly clear skies, according to the weather service.

Relatively hot and sunny conditions are expected for Tuesday with a further drop in temperatures approaching about three degrees Celsius above the seasonal average. Expect sunny skies and calm winds to go along with the June-like temperatures and possibly record-breaking warmth.

SATURDAY: Mostly cloudy with a 50% chance for rain and thunderstorms. South, southwest wind 15 to 21 miles per hour with gusts as high as 29 miles per hour.

Then, get ready to bask in the warmth.

Thursday's high expected high 90, which is 5 degrees shy of the record for May 18 set in 1962. The high will be around 47 degrees, according to the weather service.

The chance for showers and storms continues at 50 percent overnight Wednesday into Thursday, as the falls to around 61 and winds continue to gust to 30 miles per hour.

Summer should feel around the corner this week with high temperatures on the way.

Tuesday will bring sunny skies, and the high will be near 75. Wind: SE 10-20 miles per hour. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 miles per hour. Partly cloudy skies will carry over into Wednesday night, with a low around 66. Wind: S 15-20 miles per hour.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.

Temperatures once again take a dip Friday, with a high of 83 expected.

With a low around 65 degrees Tuesday night, metro-east residents should prepare for a 20 percent chance of rain Wednesday afternoon.