Overcast a.m., sun later; high near 75°

Published Aug 12, 2017 at 4:00pm

Saturday night — Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Sunday — Mostly cloudy with scattered showers in the morning, then mostly sunny in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent. Sunday night — Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

Monday — Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around 5 mph. Monday night — Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.

Tuesday — Mostly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent. Tuesday night — Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.

Wednesday — Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Wednesday night — Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.

Thursday — Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Thursday night — Partly cloudy. Lows around 60.

Friday — Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

NATION: Showers and thunderstorms will frequent areas from northern New England and New York state to Florida, Louisiana and part of northeastern Texas today. A batch of cool and dry air will settle eastward across the Midwest. The national high temperature Friday was 119° at Death Valley, Calif., the low was 32° at Walden, Colo.