The Charleston area shouldn't have to worry about any rain Thursday, as forecasters from the National Weather Service called for sunny skies and a high of 90 degrees.

It's a continuation of the weather pattern that set in Wednesday, when the Weather Service station in North Charleston recorded no rainfall and a high temperature of 93 degrees.

But the possibility of thunderstorms will gradually increase Friday, when the chance of rain will be 20 percent, they said.

The weekend looks tranquil, but the risk of rainfall will return for the first part of the next workweek.

Here are the details from the Weather Service:

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 90. East wind 5 to 8 mph.

Thursday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent.

Friday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent.

Saturday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

Sunday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.

Monday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent.

Tuesday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.

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