Mostly cloudy skies and heavy rain are likely for the Lowcountry today, the National Weather Service said.

Highs will be in the mid 80s with lows in the mid 70s, the Weather Service said. A 70 percent chance of showers and storms is expected this evening with winds up to 10 mph.

Thursday: Highs will be in the mid 80s with lows in the mid 70s. A 40 percent chance of showers and storms is expected with winds up to 15 mph.

Friday: Partly sunny skies are expected with highs in the upper 80s and lows in the mid 70s. A 20 percent chance of showers and storms is expected with winds up to 15 mph.