The rising sun was burning off some patchy fog Wednesday morning and making way for another clear, mild day in the Charleston area.

National Weather Service meteorologists in North Charleston predicted another slight chance of showers or thunderstorms Friday but otherwise tranquil conditions through Tuesday.

Rain showers rolled through parts of the Lowcountry on Tuesday night, but the weather service measured only 0.02 inches of rain on a day when the thermometer reached 85 degrees.

Here's the extended forecast from the weather service:

Tuesday: Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday night: Clear, with a low around 54. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.

Thursday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent.

Friday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

Saturday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

Sunday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

Monday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.

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