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Rain chances go up for the weekend

ATLANTA — We end the week with a dry day.  No rain expected this afternoon.  Rain chances will go up for the weekend and next weekend.


Today: Partly to mostly sunny skies. High of 85.
Tonight: Partly cloudy. Low: 67
Saturday: Mix of sun and clouds with a 30% chance for showers. High of 86.
Sunday: Partly to mostly cloudy. 30% chance for showers.  High of 87. 

Drier air settled in to north Georgia and metro Atlanta.  We'll hang on to a fairly pleasant forecast for the last day of the work week. The air will still be relatively dry and won't be too muggy with slightly drier air in place.  

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The rain chance will increase over the weekend with rising humidity levels.  Rain chances are up to 30-40%  and will remain there as we move into next week.  Temperatures will be just below average.  It won't be a total rain out.  These will just be some scattered showers that develop in the afternoon and evening.  There will be a lot of dry hours over the weekend, too.  We will move up to 86 Saturday and 87 Sunday.  

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Rain chances go down a little Monday to 20%.  It goes back up to a 30 to 40% chance Tuesday and Wednesday.  Rain chance are a little higher for the end of the week.  Temperatures look to be near average.  It looks like we will stay below the 90 degree mark for the week.  

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