Skies will be mostly cloudy today with afternoon temperatures in the mid 70s across the region. Rain chances increase during the evening with heavier rain overnight. Friday will cloudy with periods of rain and the chance of a few thunderstorms tracking across the area. Temperatures Friday night will fall into the upper 40s.

Looking ahead to the weekend: Saturday will be sunny and cooler with highs in the low 60s. Skies will be clear Saturday night with temperatures falling into the low 40s. Sunday will be sunny with highs again in the low 60s. Skies will be mostly cloudy Sunday night into Monday morning. Rain chances increase Monday, with periods of rain likely. Highs will be in the low 60s with the rain chance around sixty percent. Showers are likely Monday night into Tuesday morning.

NOTE: Daylight Saving Time ends this weekend. Set your clock BACK one hour before you go to bed Saturday night. Standard time begins Sunday. Sunrise Sunday morning : 6:47 a.m. and sunset at 5:25 p.m.