Temperatures are expected to reach the 80s in the Lowcountry this week before it cools up again, according to forecasters with the National Weather Service.

Sunny skies are expected Monday with highs in the upper 70s and highs around 80 on Tuesday.

There's a 50 percent chance of rain Wednesday. Temperatures are expected to drop Thursday with highs in the lower 50s and lows in the mid 30s.

This weekend, cloudy skies are likely with temperatures between the 40s and 60s.