Cooler today in Charleston with a slight chance of rain

Photo cutline:A lone walker near the Folly Beach pier shortly after sunrise this morning.

Today in Charleston should be cooler, with a slight chance of rain.

The chance of rain is 20 percent, under cloudy skies and a high near 70, according to the National Weather Service.

Friday’s forecast includes a 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3 p.m., cloudy, with a high near 75.

Saturday should be mostly sunny, with a high near 81 and no rain in the forecast.

The threat of rain returns Sunday, with a 60 percent chance of showers after 9 a.m., mostly cloudy and a high near 79, according to the weather service.

Reach Dave Munday at 937-5553.