48-Hour Forecast

The Memorial Day weekend is about here and at this time it appears it will be a bit drier Saturday and Sunday than earlier anticipated with the best chance of rain on Memorial Day Monday.

The unsettled weather will continue, however.  A few isolated sprinkles, showers and thundershowers Thursday evening.  Then partly cloudy with lows in the upper 30s to lower 40s.  A few more isolated showers and thundershowers by Friday afternoon.  Highs in the upper 50s to lower 60s.  Outside of the showers, skies will be variably cloudy. 

There is only a slight chance of showers Saturday and Sunday.  Skies will be partly cloudy with highs in the upper 50s and 60s.  A better chance of rain on Monday.

A warmer and drier weather pattern will develop the middle and latter parts of next week.  Skies will become sunny with highs in the mid 60s to mid 70s Wednesday and the 70s to around 80 by Thursday.

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Mark Heyka

Mark Heyka received a B.A. in broadcast journalism from Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas.

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