Rain started to fall in downtown Charleston as the sun was coming up today. The National Weather Service forecast says it will be overcast today, with the overall chance of rain for the area at 40 percent. High should be about 81 degrees and winds will be from the west-southwest at 5-10 mph.

Tonight should be mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and a low of 61 degrees. Winds will be from the southwest at 5 to 10 mph, shifting to the northwest after midnight. The chance of rain tonight is 20 percent.

Sunday will be overcast in the morning, then partly cloudy, the forecast says. The high on Sunday will be 72 degrees, with windws from the northeast at 5 to 15 mph.

Sunday night should be partly cloudy, with a low of 57 degrees. Winds will be from the northeast at 5 to 10 mph.