Cloudy today with good chance of rain and t-storms

The morning sun begins to pierce the clouds over Mount Pleasant this morning as seen in this screen capture from a SCDOT traffic camera taken at 6:58 a.m. which was civil sunrise time today.

Today will be cloudy with a chance of showers, according to the forecast from the National Weather Service,

There will be a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then showers will be likely with a good chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs will be in the mid 80s, with winds from the southwest at 15 to 20 mph. The chance of rain today is 60 percent.

Tonight will be mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows will be in the mid 60s, with southwest winds at 10 to 15 mph and gusts up to 25 mph. The chance of rain tonight is 50 percent.

Sunday will be mostly sunny and less humid, with highs in the lower 80s and northwest winds at 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday night will be mostly clear, with lows in the upper 50s, except in the lower 60s near the coast. Winds will be from the north around 5 mph.

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