Sunny; high 60s; light winds

Published May 19, 2017 at 4:00pm

Tonight — Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening. 

Saturday — Sunny, with a high near 69. East wind 3 to 5 mph. Saturday night — Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind 3 to 6 mph. 

Sunday —A chance of showers after 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. Sunday night — A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8 p.m. Low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent.

Monday — Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent.

Monday night — Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

Tuesday — Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Tuesday night — A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.

Wednesday — Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Wednesday night — Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Thursday — A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent.

NATION — Heat will begin to retreat from the Northeast today, but hold on over the Southeast. Temperatures will be shaved by 10 to 30 degrees from Thursday’s highs around the eastern Great Lakes to part of the central Appalachians. Storms will dot central and southern Florida. Showers and storms will extend from coastal New England and part of the mid-Atlantic to the central and southern Plains. The storms over the middle of the nation will be locally severe with the risk of high winds, hail, isolated tornadoes and flash flooding. Rain will drench some areas north of the severe storms, while heavy snow continues to fall on parts of Colorado and Wyoming. Much or the balance of the West will be dry and sunny, except for spotty showers over the northern Rockies. National high Thursday 102 at Dryden, Texas; national low 11 at Alta, Utah.