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Today: Variable Clouds. 30% Chance of Scattered Showers P.M. T-Storms. High 87.

Tonight: Mostly Cloudy. a Few Evening Showers and T-Storms. Low 68.

Sunday: Cloudy & Cooler. 30% Chance Spotty Light Rain or Drizzle. High 78.

Monday: Partly Cloudy. Comfortable. High 78.

Tuesday: Partly Cloudy. High 81.

Wednesday: Partly Cloudy. High: 84.

Thursday Partly Cloudy. High 85.

Weather Summary:

A backdoor cold from Virginia will move south across the area today then well south of the area Sunday. High pressure will build over New England. This pattern will set up a cool, moist east and northeasterly wind flow over the Piedmont. Temperatures will be cooler and average below normal for Sunday and early next week.

Variable clouds are likely over the Piedmont today through tonight with a 40% chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms. They are more likely in the afternoon and evening hours but may develop at any time. The high today will be 87, with a low of 68. As the front settles south, and the northeasterly surface wind develops, Sunday will be overcast and much cooler with a high in the upper 70's. There will be a 30% chance of spotty, light rain or drizzle Sunday and Sunday night.

Monday will be mostly cloudy with a high of 78. Tuesday through Thursday will be partly cloudy. The high Tuesday will be 81, with a high in the mid 80's on Wednesday and Thursday. Overnight lows will be in the in the low and mid 60's.

The normal high is 86, and the normal low is 68.

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