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RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — After temperatures got close to record breaking Monday, we’ll be slightly cooler but, still above seasonal today. Temperatures will begin to climb again Wednesday but, there will be rain chances returning to central North Carolina starting mid week and lasting through Saturday.
Today won’t be as warm with skies turning partly cloudy late this afternoon. Expect a high near 66, winds will be east or northeast around 5 mph.
Clouds will continue to roll in tonight as the dry weather continues. The low will be near 50.
Wednesday will have a slight chance of a shower, otherwise it will be partly to mostly cloudy. The high will be 69. The rain risk will be 20 percent.
Thursday will be partly to mostly cloudy again with a small chance for a shower or two. The high will be 73, after a morning low of 53. Friday will also see more clouds than sunshine with a slight risk of a PM shower. The high will be 77, after a morning low of 55. The rain risk will be 20 percent.
The weekend ahead will start with mostly cloudy skies Saturday along with scattered showers and a slight risk of a storm. The high will be 72, after a morning low of 57. The rain risk will be 40 percent. Sunday will be mostly sunny and cooler. The high will be 60, after a morning low of 40.
Dry weather will continue for the start of next work week with highs in the low to mid 60s on Monday.
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