The Charleston area should start its workweek with tranquil weather conditions and slightly above-normal temperatures, according to the National Weather Service.

The high temperature Monday should hit 70 degrees, which is about 5 degrees above normal, the service's Charleston station said.

But the high temperature by the week's end will only be about 60 degrees, according to the forecast.

Aside more a chance of rain Tuesday and again Saturday, no storms were on the immediate horizon, forecasters said.

Here's a detailed forecast from the weather service:

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

Monday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

Tuesday: A slight chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent.

Tuesday night: A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly before 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. West wind 7 to 14 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Wednesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 57.

Thursday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

Friday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

Saturday: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.

Saturday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.