Strong to severe thunderstorms possible this afternoon in Lancaster County

  • Strong to severe thunderstorms possible this afternoon in Lancaster County

Strong to severe thunderstorms possible this afternoon in Lancaster County

So from midnight toward daybreak, showers will become likely.

Southeast winds and an area of high pressure over our area should help continue to warm our temperatures into Saturday. Northeast wind 5 to 9 miles per hour.

Clouds will persist across our area through the end of the week, with rain chances gradually going up.

Rain today will continue in a sort of on-again off-again way, with a shower forecast for every second hour.

At 9:23 p.m. Thursday, NWS said radar was tracking a storm coming onshore in West Michigan that was moving east at 15 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Precipitation: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, especially around midday. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.

Tonight's forecast calls for a low around 61, with mostly clear skies.

East winds at 5-10 miles per hour.

It will be partly sunny with a chance of rain on Sunday. Southwest wind 3 to 7 miles per hour.

MONDAY: There will be a 50 percent chance of rain. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. With our precipitable water values above 2 inches, heavy showers and storms can be expected with the possibility of some localized flash flooding.

It's looking mostly dry on Sunday, with bright sunshine in the early part of the morning. West wind 6 to 9 miles per hour. Expect partly sunny to mostly cloudy skies Saturday as the system slowly crosses through the region. Skies are partly cloudy, with light winds. Potential for thunderstorms will extend through the weekend to Tuesday.

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Thursday Night.Mostly cloudy. Small rain chance. High temperatures both days this weekend will be either side of 80.